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Runaway Train

An outdoor wedding, no sign of rain The bride’s gown had a 10-foot train Crossing the lawn to her bequeathed Fido snatched the train in his teeth And Pop watched eight grand go down the drain

Copyright © | Year Posted 2010

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Date: 5/20/2010 11:56:00 AM
Witty, like an old song lyric. I like this, it should be used in a witty commercial. Not that they make many anymore. Regards, Gerard and thank you!
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Date: 5/20/2010 12:35:00 AM
Ha! Ha! Very good. I can see it now! Love, Dane
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Date: 5/19/2010 9:32:00 AM
This is awesome Carolyn ! Goes to mine favz ! I've read some of the entries to this contest...many very good...this one though takes it by a storm ! love james !
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Date: 5/18/2010 12:49:00 PM
OH MY, THIS WAS CLEVER!!!! How I wish I had thought of this! Thanks for your comment in my blog. I saw Survivor now. It was fun. russel of course got the American vote. hahaha. Which is all he will ever be able to get! LUv, andrea
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Date: 5/18/2010 12:25:00 PM
Thanks for the honor of having my poem place 3rd in the contest, Carolyn! Just stealing time to visit the soup..Thanks for the interesting and challenging contests! Love, Audrey
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Date: 5/18/2010 8:24:00 AM
Nice twist on the theme Miss Carolyn...great to hear from you and I promise I'll be around more!! = ) much love, Steve
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Date: 5/18/2010 7:25:00 AM
It was a pleasure to read your poetry this morning Carolyn. I enjoyed this poem sooooo much. I can see this one in the winners spotlight. This has to go to my Favs. I hope you have a wonderful day filled with inspiration my friend. Love,Carol
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Date: 5/18/2010 4:54:00 AM
Funny Limerick, Carolyn! Wish you best of luck in the contest!...Love, Gert
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Date: 5/18/2010 12:02:00 AM
Many thanks Carolyn for the honour you have given to my senryu.I very much value your artistic inputs here and for these inspirationsl contests.Rgds Brian
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Date: 5/17/2010 10:43:00 PM
Cleverrrr , very clever and a great rethink and play on the theme . Bst of luck in the contest ...
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Date: 5/17/2010 10:04:00 PM
Oh so fun Carolyn.. good luck in the contest for sweet Irma's first go round..she will just luv this .. great idea to have the same title for all entries... luv.. Linda-Marie
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Date: 5/17/2010 9:36:00 PM
I am done with my runaway train
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Date: 5/17/2010 9:03:00 PM
HAHA! That was great, quite an intriguing way to express a "Runaway Train"!
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Date: 5/17/2010 8:45:00 PM
love it
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Date: 5/17/2010 8:33:00 PM
How funny....well, perhaps funny except for the bride, and her dad's pocketbook!! A cute twist on the contest, Carolyn! Good luck!! Love,Carrie
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