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There was an old pirate named Greg

Who found a big hole in his keg

With no time remaining

And rum quickly draining

He plugged it with his wooden leg



Now, normally Greg would not balk

But this placed a limp in his walk

Yet each one of his mates

Felt it planned by the fates

That both ship and captain ... should rock.





Written and submitted on April 14, 2019
For the "Pirate Them,ed Limerick" Poetry Contest
Tania Kitchin, Judge & Sponsor.

(Syllables = 8,8,6,6,8 X 2, counted at HowManySyllables.com)

Copyright © | Year Posted 2019




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Date: 4/17/2019 6:54:00 PM
that's ONE AWESOME set, Greg. Congrats on a well deserved win
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Date: 4/16/2019 12:39:00 PM
Great! Congrats BG
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Date: 4/16/2019 11:54:00 AM
Haha...Congrats on your top win Greg..
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Date: 4/16/2019 8:06:00 AM
Awesome...the limerick and the pic! Congrats on first place!
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Date: 4/16/2019 7:50:00 AM
Excellent, enjoyable, Greg. CONGRATS! Janice
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Date: 4/16/2019 4:57:00 AM
Greg, I enjoyed your fun and witty limerick, congratulations on your first place win!
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Date: 4/15/2019 8:25:00 AM
Hi Greg. Seems we were both on the same wavelength! My last line came to me first and working backwards, Greg and keg were no-brainers! I applaud you for taking on the double challenge, but to be honest, your first verse alone was already a winner for me! Best wishes Wendy
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Date: 4/15/2019 3:10:00 AM
Great double limerick Greg!
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Date: 4/15/2019 12:36:00 AM
Your pirate double limerick is amazingly funny, Gregory! Love it!
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