A Play(n) In Words (limerick)

The rich woman she went insane

For she never traveled in plane

As her eyes I dried

Take wisdom abide

Think fancy I tried to explain

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billybuc 3 years ago from Olympia, WA

I had to stop and think about that one for a second. I'm happy to report I finally got it. :) Very clever!

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Valleypoet 3 years ago

If she totally loses it she will have to get herself a designer straight jacket!.....it might help LOL:-))

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wetnosedogs 3 years ago from Alabama

Thanks for the morning laugh.

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bravewarrior 3 years ago from Central Florida

I don't get it......

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kj force 3 years ago from Florida

Mhatter99..So what you are saying is all the jewelry in the world cannot make her " brilliant ?"

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DJ Anderson 3 years ago

I'm with you, Shauna. Maybe it is something in this Florida water!

It is going to look really badly when Martin has to start adding an

explanation clause in his limericks. Ha, Ha

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Gypsy Rose Lee 3 years ago from Riga, Latvia

lol Nothing like that first plane ride

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tillsontitan 3 years ago from New York

I can sympathize, I don't like planes either! Don't mind the ride but taking off and landing..vital parts of the ride.

Voted up and funny my friend.

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James-wolve 3 years ago from Morocco

Such simple words but so beautifully woven...Keep writing awesome poems like this one :)

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Genna East 3 years ago from Massachusetts, USA

Very clever, with a bit of a punch at the end. Nicely done, Martin. :-)

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DJ Anderson 3 years ago

Thank you, Gypsy Rose Lee. I now get the limerick.

'Plane ride', duh, "Think fancy".


DJ. the D.A.

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Vinaya Ghimire 3 years ago from Nepal

Wonderful wordplay.

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aviannovice 3 years ago from Stillwater, OK

Your wit and mind are impeccable!

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DREAM ON 3 years ago

The picture is priceless.You did it again.To funny.

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