He “Nose” The Woes Of Egos (limerick)

His ego was so hard to tame

He boasted he’s destined for fame

As his boasting rose

His friends turned to foes

And punches in nose bore his name

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billybuc 3 years ago from Olympia, WA

There is always a price to pay, isn't there? :) Good one, Martin!

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drbj 3 years ago from south Florida

This extremely nosy fellow does not have to fight back,

Tell him to take lessons from Cyrano de Bergerac.

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Au fait 3 years ago from North Texas

Some people do tend to think too obnoxiously well of themselves. Often it is the person with the least to crow about.

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Romeos Quill 3 years ago from Lincolnshire, England

Yes indeed!

" And whosoever shall exalt himself shall be abased; and he that shall humble himself shall be exalted." Matthew 23:12 ( KJV ).

Best Wishes,


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DJ Anderson 3 years ago

That is a hoot and a half!

I love that photo!!


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Faith Reaper 3 years ago from southern USA

LOL good lesson there!

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BlossomSB 3 years ago from Victoria, Australia

Great pun and rhymes, too!

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vkwok 3 years ago from Hawaii

Funny. No one likes a big head..

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Gypsy Rose Lee 3 years ago from Riga, Latvia

Learned a lesson I hope.

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aviannovice 3 years ago from Stillwater, OK

A rough life, indeed.

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