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And You Say You’re Not An Egotist (limerick)

Updated on June 6, 2013

An amazing thing is the brain

Its wonders we still can’t explain

But boy what a boast

This ego filled host

For what has the most to obtain


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      Eric Dierker 4 years ago from Spring Valley, CA. U.S.A.

      Who Me?

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 4 years ago from Riga, Latvia


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      Deb Hirt 4 years ago from Stillwater, OK

      The proof is in the puddin'!

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      Nithya Venkat 4 years ago from Dubai

      Great limerick.

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      Linda Rogers 4 years ago from Minnesota

      LOL~great limerick Martin and so very true. Loved the photo to bring the message home.

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      Shauna L Bowling 4 years ago from Central Florida

      This pretty much speaks of the ego of (Dr.) House!

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      Wayne Barrett 4 years ago from Clearwater Florida

      You are the Limerick master, Martin!

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      Thomas Silvia 4 years ago from Massachusetts

      Very short but so beautifully said !

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      Victor W. Kwok 4 years ago from Hawaii

      A simple but very humorous poem.

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      MizBejabbers 4 years ago

      Much truth in this humor. The brain has the biggest job, but the intestines still rule!

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      Collin C. Anderson 4 years ago from Providence, Rhode Island

      Very funny, well done !

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      drbj and sherry 4 years ago from south Florida

      The image was the PERFECT choice, Martin. Thanks for the laugh.

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      Faith Reaper 4 years ago from southern USA

      hahaha Have you been looking in that mirror again? :)

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      wetnosedogs 4 years ago from Alabama

      Great one.

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      kjforce 4 years ago from Florida

      Mhatter99....Obtaining is the easy part...knowing how and when to use it is the object of the " gain "......loved it !!!

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      Bill Holland 4 years ago from Olympia, WA

      There is a lot of truth in this funny limerick! Have a great weekend!