The Gift That Keeps On Giving (limerick)

One present that I will revere

This treasure from my brother dear

My tears I did stave

A fruitcake I’d rave

The same one I gave him last year


The Fruicake Song - (No! not about me.)

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flashmakeit 4 years ago from usa

Another funny limerick! I do not know why I dislike the taste of fruitcake.


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Faith Reaper 4 years ago from southern USA

LOL, so funny and true for many. I am that one strange one who actually likes fruitcake. LOL That video is hilarious and delightful. Love this!

In His Love, Faith Reaper


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billybuc 4 years ago from Olympia, WA

Great fun! They do have quite a shelf life, don't they?


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travmaj 4 years ago from australia

oh yes - those gifts that make yearly appearances - lol -


Ghaelach 4 years ago

Morning Martin.

Wonderful Limerick. Wish I new your secret.

Great video which is very true.

LOL Ghaelach


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wetnosedogs 3 years ago from Alabama

oh the poor neglected fruitcake. great laughs.


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LadyFiddler 3 years ago from Somewhere in the West

LOL you've got a gift Mhatter99 cherish it.

Fruitcake sucks!!! ewwwww lol

Have a bless weekend


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Jools99 3 years ago from North-East UK

Ha! Ha! Luckily this has never happened to me (yet!) but I know other people who have 'recycled' back to giver in error :o)


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arb 3 years ago from oregon

The revolving fruitcake! We use them for target practice.


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shiningirisheyes 3 years ago from Upstate, New York

Very funny! For a minute there I thought the gist that keeps on giving was going to be an STD. My twisted mind getting in the way again....


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bethperry 3 years ago from Tennesee

Fitting limerick for the season, lol!


Valleypoet 3 years ago

That brother of yours is a real cheapscake...LOL :-))


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aviannovice 3 years ago from Stillwater, OK

If you had a homemade cake, it would never leave the house under penalty of death.


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Emilyfed 3 years ago from A world of my own

Oh, I don't like fruitcake but I love your limerick. Its so funny. I guess now, I've started liking limericks. Thanks for sharing. Voted up and shared.


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always exploring 3 years ago from Southern Illinois

I started laughing before reading. Why do people give fruitcakes? I don't know of one person who likes them.. Loved it..Funny..


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Gypsy Rose Lee 3 years ago from Riga, Latvia

There is something about fruitcakes. You either love them or hate them.


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mary615 3 years ago from Florida

If someone gives me another fruitcake this year, I'll scream!

Enjoyed.....


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ImKarn23 3 years ago

LOL...well..it's prolly still 'good'...at least he believes in the 2 if the 3 R's - reuse, recycle..lol


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Nellieanna 3 years ago from TEXAS

Given adequate bourbon or rum marinade, it could last indefinitely;- though it might even be eaten under those conditions!

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