A doctor who practiced in Maine,
Began to experience pain.
Called himself out,
Exhaustion and muscular strain.
For doctors it doesn’t look neat,
Getting worse than patients they treat.
He couldn’t wait,
In such a state.
Just retired, his life’s work complete
10 January 20129
Limerick II poetry competition
Sponsor Joseph May
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