Limerick - CopyCats

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Kids Copy

Everything we do, they like to copy too.

Same thing, if the kids don’t belong to you.

You lie, they will think it’s okay.

Swear, they repeat what you say.

Be careful, they always imitate what you do.

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Elena Nov 2012 © All rights reserved

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billybuc 3 years ago from Olympia, WA

They do indeed my friend! Nice job delivering an important message in a limerick.


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Sunshine625 3 years ago from Orlando, FL

How very true Elena. It's scary sometimes, yet could be funny also. Excellent limerick!


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tobusiness 3 years ago from Bedfordshire, U.K

These images are so cute!!....they are priceless. You are so right, children learn from observing and imitating the folks around them, it's important to be on our guard. Or it may just be in the genes. :). Nice work.


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Mhatter99 3 years ago from San Francisco

Good job! On the limerick And on of guilty long lost delights, snoozing with my babies.


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LupitaRonquillo 3 years ago from Colorado

The images and words team up for a geat message. Reminded me of the copy cat photo of my son and husband too ! :)


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whonunuwho 3 years ago from United States

As a former teacher and having taught for many years, I certainly can appreciate what your nice message and photos tell. Thanks for this reminder and it is well received.


cleaner3 3 years ago

very funny !


Ghaelach 3 years ago

Morning Lady_E.

Great Limerick.

Your photo's bring back so many memories.

Voted up and across and if you don't mind I will share with my friends in cyber space.

LOL Ghaelach


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Lady_E 3 years ago from London, UK Author

@Billybuc - Thanks Bill, for being the first to comment.

@Sunshine - It definitely makes you laugh sometimes. Thanks.

@ToBusiness - I'm glad you enjoyed the Images. Thank you.

@MHatter - Aaawh, that's sweet. Precious Memories...


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Lady_E 3 years ago from London, UK Author

@Lupita - Thanks. That must be an awesome photo of your son and hubby.

@whonunuwho - I'm glad you enjoyed it and appreciate you stopping by.

@Ghaelach - Good morning. Nice to know the photo brought back many memories. Wonderful ones, I hope. :-) Thanks for sharing it with friends.

@Cleaner3 - Thank you. Have a good day.


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midget38 3 years ago from Singapore

Kids model on adults....and it can be very dangerous too! Thanks for sharing this cool Limerick, Elena!


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always exploring 3 years ago from Southern Illinois

This is so cute, a good lesson to learn. Teach them well. I loved this...


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flashmakeit 3 years ago from usa

That is so true! You have to be careful what you say and do around children.


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teaches12345 3 years ago

This is so sweet! You are so right - careful what you do and say because little eyes are watching! Well done.


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CrisSp 3 years ago from Sky Is The Limit Adventure

Message well received. Good job on this limerick. Love the images.


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shiningirisheyes 3 years ago from Upstate, New York

Ahhh - Fantastic and import reminder to us that we carry a responsibility to the precious cargo that is the worlds future.


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Lady_E 3 years ago from London, UK Author

@Midget38 - I agree Michelle. We have to be careful. Thanks.

@Alwaysexploring - Hello Ruby, I'm glad you enjoyed it. Cheers. x

@FlashMakeit - Totally agree with you. Thanks for stopping.


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Lady_E 3 years ago from London, UK Author

@Teaches12345 - True Dianne... those little eyes are every where and there ears too. lol.

@CrisSp - Thanks. I'm glad you enjoyed it with the photo too.

@ShiningIrishEyes - We certainly do. Lovely of you to stop by.


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James-wolve 3 years ago from Morocco

Very true and funny pictures.

Kids learn a vast array of skills in their earlier age,The funny thing is they imitate their parents, even if the actions don't make sense:)


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Lady_E 3 years ago from London, UK Author

@James-Wolve - true. That's a funny one. Imitating when they don't have a clue what it means. Thanks. Enjoy the weekend.


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James-wolve 3 years ago from Morocco

You too thanks.I am cooped in,It has been raining since morning:) but it is good you pop in here:)

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