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No more rhymes

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No more rhymes

A king was crowned, great and grand
 Then he ordered all poetry banned
 It was considered a crime 
To utter a rhyme 
  Not even  free verse was allowed in the land

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  1. Date: 1/12/2014 6:19:00 PM
    Great work..Is this true that is based on history?...Thanks for the visit to my page..Sara

  1. Date: 1/9/2014 6:48:00 PM
    Long Live the king....not!! great write Joseph chuck

  1. Date: 1/9/2014 4:47:00 PM
    Great limerick Joseph, hope that never happens. What would I do with my spare time lol....Peter

  1. Date: 1/8/2014 6:43:00 AM
    So that's what happened. Great fun limerick

    May Avatar Joseph May
    Date: 1/8/2014 8:50:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thanks David
  1. Date: 1/8/2014 4:49:00 AM
    - A good idea from the King .... I am miserable to rhyme in English .... - Fun to read, Joseph! - oxox // Anne-Lise :)

    May Avatar Joseph May
    Date: 1/8/2014 8:50:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you Anne
  1. Date: 1/7/2014 11:55:00 PM
    hmmm ,are you saying that free verse, then , is not poetry? You little rascal!!!

    May Avatar Joseph May
    Date: 1/8/2014 8:49:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    No Andrea free verse is great ..I was struggling with the last line, but now that you mentioned it I will change it...thanks