Pray For This Sinner (limerick)

Though preacher asked reason I wept

He knew the dark secret I kept

Into my soul reaching

Salvation beseeching

The whole time he’s preaching I slept


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DJ Anderson 2 years ago

I used to sing in the choir. The choir loft sat behind the preacher.

It was amazing to see how many people sitting out in the pews

would catch a nap during the service.

And, yes, it was mostly men! LOL

Great limerick!!

DJ.


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FlourishAnyway 2 years ago from USA

That's a good one. At least you showed up, right? You could be sleeping at home.


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bravewarrior 2 years ago from Central Florida

Guess Preacher Man needs to step it up!


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always exploring 2 years ago from Southern Illinois

Good one..Ha


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BlossomSB 2 years ago from Victoria, Australia

What better place to be sleeping and at peace than in the Lord's House?


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Faith Reaper 2 years ago from southern USA

LOL ... reminds me of my hubby ... I have to nudge every now and then lol


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drbj 2 years ago from south Florida

Do not be sad, do not be mopin'

Just learn to sleep with your eyes open.


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vkwok 2 years ago from Hawaii

Good one!


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aviannovice 2 years ago from Stillwater, OK

I heard that this happens quite often!


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Gypsy Rose Lee 2 years ago from Riga, Latvia

Been there when I was little though. My mom would poke me to keep me awake.

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