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Ted Sanders stood seven feet high His girlfriend came up to his thigh. But love went astray, Ted called it a day; They just couldn't see eye to eye! 02/07/19 'Humorous Limerick Poetry Contest' : sponsored by Tania Kitchin

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Date: 8/19/2019 2:49:00 PM
Such a hilarious poem Wendy, many congratulations on your win :-) Hugs Jan xx
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Date: 8/19/2019 9:16:00 AM
This was hilarious, Wendy! Congrats on your 2nd place win! Blessings, Kim
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Date: 8/19/2019 1:53:00 AM
Haha, great “limerick-joke!” I have some very rude comments in my head, but it’s breakfast time and this is a family show lol! Well done Wendy!
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Date: 8/18/2019 10:07:00 PM
LOL! Thigh height...hmm! Surprised it didn’t work out. Congrats on your win!
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Date: 8/18/2019 8:14:00 PM
Excellent meter and cute end line. That's what it's all about! Congrats on your win.
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Date: 7/3/2019 7:11:00 PM
Hello Wendy … very good limerick. Nicely written and witty - Lindsay
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Wendy Watson
Date: 7/16/2019 5:16:00 AM
I'm glad you appreciated it,Lindsay!
Date: 7/2/2019 9:03:00 PM
Good one, Wendy.
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Wendy Watson
Date: 7/16/2019 5:15:00 AM
Thanks, Line. No offence to short folk intended!
Date: 7/2/2019 8:12:00 PM
This is super-fabuloso, Wendy! See you in the winner's circle, for sure. Just love it. A FAVE. Best wishes, Gershon
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Gershon Wolf
Date: 8/19/2019 9:18:00 PM
And there you are, indeed --- in the winner's circle. Congrats, Wendy! :) gw
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Wendy Watson
Date: 7/16/2019 5:15:00 AM
How kind of you, Gershon. I often use idioms/play on words in limericks but they run the risk of not being appreciated. Crude isn't in my nature so I aim for witty!
Date: 7/2/2019 5:11:00 PM
VERY witty Wendy!:-) hugs Jan xx
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Wendy Watson
Date: 7/16/2019 5:12:00 AM
That's quite a compliment coming from YOU,Jan. Thank you. I hope the idiom works from an American point of view,too!!