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A LONG Night

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A LONG Night

Poor Barbara was up most of the night
A limerick she was trying to write
Wrote more than eleven
They stunk to high heaven
By morning she still hadn't seen the light

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  1. Date: 9/12/2013 10:38:00 PM
    A limerick about writing limericks!...Only you could have come up with something like THAT my friend and I wouldn't mind seeing the other eleven plus too (Bet they didn't stink either) Congrats - Tim

  1. Date: 9/10/2013 4:06:00 PM
    this is REALLY quite good. Even the last line has a funny meaning. It's morning and she still can't see the light. I would have given this one a first place probably!! Congrats for your win.

  1. Date: 9/9/2013 8:31:00 PM

  1. Date: 9/9/2013 6:53:00 PM
    Love that you poked fun at yourself!! Well.....that long night was worth your winning limerick......well-done!!

  1. Date: 9/9/2013 6:33:00 PM
    nice one..Linda

  1. Date: 9/9/2013 5:01:00 PM
    Congratulations on your win. Rick

  1. Date: 9/9/2013 4:21:00 PM
    Clever write, Barbara! Congrats on your win! Love, Kim

  1. Date: 9/9/2013 3:40:00 PM
    I can sympathize with you on this winning topic..Congrats..Sara

  1. Date: 9/9/2013 10:04:00 AM
    congrats on a great win BG

  1. Date: 8/22/2013 5:54:00 PM
    Ha ...limericks like this are so fun to read and hurt the brain to sentiment exactly..well done:)

  1. Date: 8/22/2013 5:09:00 PM
    LOL, this one was worth your effort, my friend : )

  1. Date: 8/22/2013 1:26:00 PM
    i know how you feel. limericks are deceptive - they look like they should be so easy! still, you've come up with a good one...

  1. Date: 8/22/2013 9:42:00 AM
    Ha ha, sorry, should I be laughing? The poem is definitely funny but I do sympathize with the writer. And it definitely turned out to be a great Limerick. Nice work Barbara!

  1. Date: 8/22/2013 9:36:00 AM
    Yes, poor Barbara... well done - - oxox // Anne-Lise :)