I Can See The Future (limerick)

When family happens your way

With nothing but good things to say

Your enemies bash

They take out the trash

Their need for some cash is at bay


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billybuc 3 years ago from Olympia, WA

I definitely know the feeling. :)


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Cantuhearmescream 3 years ago from New York

Ha ha ha! Fortunately, they know better than to come to me for money... I haven't any! :D


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bravewarrior 3 years ago from Central Florida

I know when my grown son calls me Mommie, he needs something! So true....


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drbj 3 years ago from south Florida

Very philosophical, my limerick friend,

We can't choose family - only those who we lend.


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kashmir56 3 years ago from Massachusetts

Very cleverly written my friend !


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MizBejabbers 3 years ago

When my son CALLS me, I know he needs something LOL. Where did you get that photo. It's wonderful!


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ladydeonne 3 years ago from Florence, SC

I'll never have that problem as I don't have money. Thank Goodness!


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always exploring 3 years ago from Southern Illinois

Aha the dear family

We love them all

We know what to expect whenever they call...


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Gypsy Rose Lee 3 years ago from Riga, Latvia

Happens in the best of families.


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Genna East 3 years ago from Massachusetts, USA

So clever, Martin, as always. :-)


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vkwok 3 years ago from Hawaii

I really enjoyed this poem.


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aviannovice 3 years ago from Stillwater, OK

I think that has happened in a few families more than once.


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shanmarie 2 years ago from Texas

LOL. Very clever.

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