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The Last Of The Romantics

She was the only love he'd ever known For the cheap wedding ring he would atone She pined for a bigger "ice" A five carat stone would be nice The jerk bought her a one ton graveyard stone Robert L. Hinshaw, CMSgt, USAF, Retired © All Rights Reserved

Copyright © | Year Posted 2012




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Date: 2/8/2012 5:45:00 PM
Another great limerick Bob. Diamonds are a girl's best friend.
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Date: 2/7/2012 10:23:00 AM
Good endng there. Thanks for th eocmments and will let you know about the JUJU when they come tomorrow x
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Date: 2/6/2012 8:39:00 PM
hahaha, great ending line, Bob.
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Date: 2/6/2012 7:43:00 PM
Ho ho, she sure got more than she bargained for! Love your pic Bob - woo hoo! :)
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Date: 2/6/2012 1:31:00 PM
Yes thank you Bob...a five carat stone would be nice.... :) :) :) - oxox love Anne-Lise
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Date: 2/6/2012 12:56:00 PM
Ha ha ha, this one is pretty funny Bob! He didn't happen to roll the stone on top of her did he? Quite the humorous write my friend! Great Work!!
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Date: 2/6/2012 12:35:00 PM
Bob that's one hell of a stone, great picture of some handsome devil..my friend..Dave
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Date: 2/6/2012 12:24:00 PM
And upon his epitaph shall he pen, "In life I was not nice, nay I did not get her that ice. But after my death... I shall pay a far heftier price." Ah, you capture the essence of what is wrong with society today, far too many of these self-centered and thoughtless pricks abound. It was funny yes, but it strikes a nerve :) Kudos sir.
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