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Nero's Fiddle

'Tis said that Nero was just fiddling around, While the city of Roma was burning to the ground! 'Tis further reported that he composed for our delight, "There'll Be A Hot Time In The Old Town Tonight!" Robert L. Hinshaw, CMSgt, USAF, Retired © All Rights Reserved

Copyright © | Year Posted 2012

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Date: 1/24/2012 1:49:00 PM
Thanks for the chuckle!...Milt
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Date: 1/18/2012 7:12:00 PM
I hope you like mine Bob H., its about Jesse James... please feel free to correct me... Love this one above.. always,..p.d.
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Date: 1/17/2012 8:58:00 PM
Yes, me LIKES this one a LOT. Gwen told me about people doing these. Let me check out a few more of yours.
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Date: 1/17/2012 5:12:00 PM
Yes.,,,,,he would rock at writing about ole Johnny Boy!! Go Curtis, Go!! (ps..Curtis does not like poetic pressure...hope he is blushing!!) ha ha
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Date: 1/17/2012 5:08:00 PM
Yes, Curtis needs to expand his poetic vocabulary and he is amazing at rhyme!! I will assign him a person and exert tons of pressure.....JOHN THE BAPTIST!!!! ha ha aha Gwendolen
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Date: 1/17/2012 1:50:00 PM
His "idea" of fun was really no fun at all, huh? ...didn't know he was ALSO a lyricist.? Wow!! I really love your history writes so I wrote one for you...I got a couple other ideas up my sleeve..thinkin bout you guys today. Warm hugs from me, Roger, and Gabriella too! Gwendolen
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Date: 1/17/2012 8:50:00 AM
Cute one..Got a chuckle..Really wasn't funny to those inside at the time that it happened though...Thanks so much for stopping by..Your time spent reading and commenting on my work is much appreciated..Sara
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Date: 1/16/2012 11:20:00 AM
Fun limmerick. LoL.
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Date: 1/15/2012 7:29:00 PM
ha! creative and clever and most enjoyable!
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Date: 1/15/2012 6:53:00 PM
huh! Never did know the origin of that song. This has been educational for me Bob. I find myself so lacking in the arts education! Thanks for filling me in :D
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Date: 1/15/2012 4:01:00 PM
Ha ha ha...good one Bob! I Love it! Awesome Work!!
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Date: 1/15/2012 2:02:00 PM
Good one, Robert. Love your sense of humor. Love, kim
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Date: 1/15/2012 10:41:00 AM
He must have also composed "Fire" for the Crazy World of Arthur Brown. Good limerick, Sarge.
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Date: 1/15/2012 9:57:00 AM
Enjoyed this Robert. Elizabeth
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Date: 1/15/2012 9:43:00 AM
robert, you king of comedy!.. lol, what a great punchline; grilled to burn, burn! :) huggs!
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