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Read Poems by Eleanore Bourner

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The Gamble

Today I got my first ticket ever
Have I played before? Never!
But I just took this chance
(With a five dollar expense)
And found I was off by a number!

Copyright © Eleanore Bourner | Year Posted 2012


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  1. Date: 4/4/2016 12:12:00 AM

    Eleanore Bourner, well done. LINDA
  1. Date: 8/19/2015 12:36:00 AM

    ELEANORE, I like this very much SKAT
  1. Date: 6/9/2014 12:17:00 PM

    Enjoyed this! Post more!
  1. Date: 1/16/2012 8:25:00 PM

    Congrats, Ellie. Excellent. Nice going. luv Ralph
  1. Date: 1/16/2012 3:27:00 PM

    Congrats on your win, Eleanore! Love, Kim
  1. Date: 1/16/2012 11:39:00 AM

    Congratulations on your win in Susan Burch's "Lottery Ticket Limerick" contest Eleanore. Love, Carol
  1. Date: 1/16/2012 7:54:00 AM

    Eleanor congrats on your win..David
  1. Date: 1/16/2012 7:08:00 AM

  1. Date: 1/15/2012 4:25:00 PM

    Well, that would be a big bummer!! Congrats on this one. Very enjoyable.
  1. Date: 1/15/2012 2:45:00 PM

    Congratulations on your win. Elizabeth