Growing Up Is Hard To Do (limerick)

He’d duck and he’d weave and he’d bob

And then he did break down and sob

To heaven he pleaded

Computer conceded

When son learned he needed a job


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drbj 3 years ago from south Florida

Sometimes parents find it is best

To just push them out of the nest.


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Jackie Lynnley 3 years ago from The Beautiful South

Ahhhh, yes. You said it.


Valleypoet 3 years ago

Cheer up...the way to look at it is if he gets a job, he can afford his own computer LOL:-))


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wetnosedogs 3 years ago from Alabama

He has to do it. funny, but true.


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kj force 3 years ago from Florida

Mhatter99... I do believe this was a " reality check " via cyber space...?


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bravewarrior 3 years ago from Central Florida

At least he figured it out!


DJ Anderson 3 years ago

Great limerick! And, so true.


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Gypsy Rose Lee 3 years ago from Riga, Latvia

Time to be pushed out of the nest.


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DDE 3 years ago from Dubrovnik, Croatia

Good one, learning to grow up is hard if you are not sure how to cope with the outside world.


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breakfastpop 3 years ago

Isn't that the norm these days?


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aviannovice 3 years ago from Stillwater, OK

Wow, I know an older guy that hasn't worked many days in his life...


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KoffeeKlatch Gals 3 years ago from Sunny Florida

Funny stuff. Sometimes you just have to push them out of the nest.

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