It’s The Thought That Counts I Guess (limerick)

To grandmother’s house we did go

To show her we still loved her so

Then wife turns to me

Who is this lady

Some grandmother we didn’t know

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flashmakeit 4 years ago from usa

Oh you better beware!

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shara63 4 years ago from Delhi

the reality! ... you have guts to express it!

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eHealer 4 years ago from Las Vegas

This is now my favorite "funny" limerick! To funny, reminds me of my angry memaw!

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travmaj 4 years ago from australia

Ohh I think it might be me - on a good day! Seriously, lots of fun and something to think about.

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lrc7815 4 years ago from Central Virginia

When I saw the picture I thought - "OMG, where will he go today?". I loved it!

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old albion 4 years ago from Lancashire. England.

What a lovely little old lady. A smile today Hatter.


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pstraubie48 4 years ago from sunny Florida

O, my. Grandma turns the tables...uh huh...maybe I should become like this, or, not....still chuckling...not wanting to point any fingers but I do know a few that were Dr. Jeckyl and Mr. Hyde personalities...and I thought it a bit refreshing. ps :) Sending Angels your way.

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Frank Atanacio 4 years ago from Shelton

lol these three limericks I read this morning made my start bless you bro :)

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sgbrown 4 years ago from Southern Oklahoma

Cute limerick, love the picture! :)

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healthwealthmusic 4 years ago from Everywhere Online ~ Fingerlakes ~ Upstate New York

LOL, good twist on the traditional, "To grandfather's house we go...." or does the song say grandmother's? can't quite remember :)

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LadyFiddler 4 years ago from Somewhere in the West

lol that grandma above sure do look mean, please don't go back to show her you love her so, ha ha ha cause she'll bury you and no one will know ROTFLOL.

Short and nice, thanks

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billybuc 4 years ago from Olympia, WA

And not a pleasant old lady at all. :) Thanks for the early morning laugh.

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Jackie Lynnley 4 years ago from The Beautiful South

Well now she sounds like my kind o grandma! No one needs worry about her. Fun read. ^

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c-m-hall 4 years ago from York, Maine

Love it!

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jhamann 4 years ago from Reno NV

I once walked into the Apartment next door where the family was enjoying dinner, they did not invite me in. Jamie

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always exploring 4 years ago from Southern Illinois

Big bad wolf, huh?

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wetnosedogs 4 years ago from Alabama

Silly stuff. gotta love grandmas.

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Gypsy Rose Lee 4 years ago from Riga, Latvia

Gotta love grandmas.

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Janhorner 4 years ago

She look pretty scary! Nice one, voted up,


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shiningirisheyes 4 years ago from Upstate, New York

I immediately laughed with the picture and followed it up with another one when I read.

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krsharp05 4 years ago from 18th and Vine

You just never know where you land some days :) . Hopefully she enjoyed the company. Happy Holidays. -K

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aviannovice 4 years ago from Stillwater, OK

Oh, what a riot!

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RealHousewife 4 years ago from St. Louis, MO

Ha! Scary Gma?

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ignugent17 4 years ago

That is so sweet of you! I do hope your granny will see this. :-))))

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ImKarn23 4 years ago

Oops! Wrong grandmother! haha

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Lord De Cross 4 years ago

The pic and the limerick, made me chuckle indeed. What a view, if you knew that the lady was a family member that came for you! Yikes!

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DDE 4 years ago from Dubrovnik, Croatia

She looks dangerous in that weapon, should have gone to the right grandmother.

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frogyfish 4 years ago from Central United States of America

Well, she is just protecting herself with that cane. She didn't know you either! Shoulda asked directions! :-)

Very cute!

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Louisa Rogers 4 years ago from Eureka, California and Guanajuato, Mexico

Your limerick is great and so is the photo!

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Dr Cil 4 years ago

That was so funny! Thanks for your humor!

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