The Florid Speaker (limerick)

Thank God with a voice he was blessed

His words they would flow with the best

Our thoughts turned to flowers

And warm winter showers

He rambled for hours this pest


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billybuc 4 years ago from Olympia, WA

I find myself looking forward every evening to you limericks. Many have tried but you, my friend, are the best I have read.


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TToombs08 4 years ago from Somewhere between Heaven and Hell without a road map.

MHatter: This sounds like so many of my college professors! :) Great limerick! :)


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molometer 4 years ago

Now that's a Limerick. Well done.


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josh3418 4 years ago from Pennsylvania

Mhatter99,

Very funny MH! :)


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teaches12345 4 years ago

I am laughing at your wit in this limerick. I have been there many times.. only wish I could have fallen asleep too. Keep them coming -- so enjoy reading them.


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Midnight Lights 4 years ago from USA

some would say this sounds like me.. I'm rather boring because I often go on "repeat" or just talk about boring stuff lol.. but mostly this might would remind me of college teachers.. if not for doing online courses :P , or a boss at work :/

funny stuff... but in real life not so funny but more annoying than anything.


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flashmakeit 4 years ago from usa

I just enjoy reading all your Limericks.


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Glimmer Twin Fan 4 years ago

So few words yet so funny. Wish I could do something like this. Maybe I'll give it a shot someday.


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aviannovice 4 years ago from Stillwater, OK

Then, I would do the same if I had to endure for hours, too.


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Ann1Az2 4 years ago from Orange, Texas

Gee, that looks like the last meeting I was in where I used to work!

Too funny - the picture is perfect with the words, as usual.

Voted up.


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Gypsy Rose Lee 4 years ago from Riga, Latvia

lol Have had some of those lectures in university. lol


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always exploring 4 years ago from Southern Illinois

HaHa, I had a professor who put me to sleep..BORING..funny..


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picklesandrufus 4 years ago from Virginia Beach, Va

Just love reading your limericks! Keep them coming!!!


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shelpeare 4 years ago

This was funny. Well-written.

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