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A Legend Comes Home (limerick)

Updated on July 17, 2012

He found himself kissing life’s shore

His clothes wore the glories he bore

And as his soul sunk

He yearned for his bunk

He’ll not get that drunk anymore


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      Jose Velasquez 5 years ago from Lodi, New Jersey

      Wow! One night of fun can turn into a world of trouble.

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      picklesandrufus 5 years ago from Virginia Beach, Va

      Whew, been took me back!!

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 5 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      lol Wouldn't want to be him when hangover time comes sailing in.

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      stars439 5 years ago from Louisiana, The Magnolia and Pelican State.

      I could use a good hangover . God Bless you. Great poem.

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      Mohan Kumar 5 years ago from UK

      Hangover has never been so elegantly expressed. Marvelous!

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      Shining Irish Eyes 5 years ago from Upstate, New York

      Feeling THAT kind of pain!

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      Thomas Silvia 5 years ago from Massachusetts

      Love your poem,so little but said so much !

      Vote up and more !!!

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      Blurter of Indiscretions 5 years ago from Clinton CT


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      Me, Steve Walters 5 years ago from The Big

      Good One!

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      IAmForbidden 5 years ago from Neverland - where children never grow up.

      smiles* awesome!

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      BeyondMax 5 years ago from Sydney, Australia

      What a fate! That last hangover... LOL

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      Dexter Yarbrough 5 years ago from United States

      I've got to watch what I drink!

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      Jo Alexis-Hagues 5 years ago from Bedfordshire, U.K

      Yo ho ho and a bottle of rum... or several in this case, don't envy his hang over. Well done as usual.

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      Victoria Lynn 5 years ago from Arkansas, USA

      That's adorable. So cute. Well done! Love it. Many votes!

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      Stacy Harris 5 years ago from Hemet, Ca

      I felt like this... a lot... occasionally... ok.. i can relate! Well done once again!

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      Ann1Az2 5 years ago from Orange, Texas

      me, too, billy, me, too. Thankfully, it has been awhile. Well done mhatter!

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      flashmakeit 5 years ago from usa

      I am glad that sobered him up.

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      chepkoluumugulel 5 years ago from Texas

      Awesome. I always enjoy your limericks!

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      Bill Holland 5 years ago from Olympia, WA

      Been there, done that, many times.