Tale Of A Lifer (limerick)

Each night as I’d lay in my cell

My guard this cruel tale would retell

It’s theme never varied

My sentence there buried

Dear isn’t this married life swell

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shanmarie 3 years ago from Texas

Ha! I had a feeling you were going to crack a joke about marriage when I read the title.

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billybuc 3 years ago from Olympia, WA

And with that I'll say good night. Thanks for my nightly laugh.

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Joanne M Olivieri 3 years ago

Ha! You do have a fantastic sense of humor, love it!

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Faith Reaper 3 years ago from southern USA

Ha, reminds me of that Meatloaf song . . . "Praying for the end of Time" I believe is the title.

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Cantuhearmescream 3 years ago from New York

Well, you certainly know how to make the best of any situation huh? :-) I don't suppose this sentence came as a result of hanging out in the women's showers? ;-)

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wetnosedogs 3 years ago from Alabama

Great one. You know how to make situations funny.

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bravewarrior 3 years ago from Central Florida

Oh, you are soooo bad!

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dreamseeker2 3 years ago

You threw me for a loop on this one, as I didn't expect it. : ) Cute, but not sure I like the concept?? Voted it up anyway! Very funny.

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Frank Atanacio 3 years ago from Shelton

lol man this was off the chain good..:)

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PHILLYDREAMER 3 years ago from Lodi, New Jersey

This is so mean to the wife. LOL

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BlossomSB 3 years ago from Victoria, Australia

Funny but naughty. What does 'she who must be obeyed' think of it??

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midget38 3 years ago from Singapore

Aw, it isn't that bad! A cute one, Hatter!

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Gypsy Rose Lee 3 years ago from Riga, Latvia

Some are just not prepared.

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stars439 3 years ago from Louisiana, The Magnolia and Pelican State.

He has a long journey ahead so he may as well make the best of it. Excellent my cherished friend, and GBY.

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aviannovice 3 years ago from Stillwater, OK

Who might it be swell for?

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kj force 3 years ago from Florida

Mhatter99....Is this one of the guys from the " camping " limerick ?

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drbj 3 years ago from south Florida

No one ever promised you a rose garden,

So stop whining and searching for a pardon.

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