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Growing Up Is Hard To Do (limerick)

Updated on January 29, 2015

He’d duck and he’d weave and he’d bob

And then he did break down and sob

To heaven he pleaded

Computer conceded

When son learned he needed a job


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      Susan Haze 5 years ago from Sunny Florida

      Funny stuff. Sometimes you just have to push them out of the nest.

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      Deb Hirt 5 years ago from Stillwater, OK

      Wow, I know an older guy that hasn't worked many days in his life...

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      breakfastpop 5 years ago

      Isn't that the norm these days?

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      Devika Primić 5 years ago from Dubrovnik, Croatia

      Good one, learning to grow up is hard if you are not sure how to cope with the outside world.

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 5 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      Time to be pushed out of the nest.

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      DJ Anderson 5 years ago

      Great limerick! And, so true.

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      Shauna L Bowling 5 years ago from Central Florida

      At least he figured it out!

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      kjforce 5 years ago from Florida

      Mhatter99... I do believe this was a " reality check " via cyber space...?

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      wetnosedogs 5 years ago from Alabama

      He has to do it. funny, but true.

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      Valleypoet 5 years ago

      Cheer up...the way to look at it is if he gets a job, he can afford his own computer LOL:-))

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      Jackie Lynnley 5 years ago from The Beautiful South

      Ahhhh, yes. You said it.

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      drbj and sherry 5 years ago from south Florida

      Sometimes parents find it is best

      To just push them out of the nest.