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I Did Ask For Some Change (limerick)

Updated on July 27, 2013

As beggar I asked man for change

For a long while he looked at me strange

But as he’d proceed

I shouted no need

As my clothing he’d rearrange

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      picklesandrufus 4 years ago

      been a while since I have been on hubpages. Looked for your limericks first thing! thanks for the laugh

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      Deb Hirt 4 years ago from Stillwater, OK

      There are two sides to every coin...

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 4 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      Be careful who you ask for money.

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      Victor W. Kwok 4 years ago from Hawaii

      Should have picked his words more carefully.

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      Cat 4 years ago from New York

      Ha ha ha! Well, better to rearrange your clothes than your face? lol... I guess I wouldn't take any chances, either way :D Funny!

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      frogyfish 4 years ago from Central United States of America

      Glad he didn't get to re-arrange your clothing...and sad you didn't get the asked for coins. A funny scene....a well described happening!

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      Ruby Jean Fuller 4 years ago from Southern Illinois

      Some people are never satisfied..Funny.

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      travmaj 4 years ago from australia

      Heee - hmmm - a lesson - be careful what you ask for eh?

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      Shauna L Bowling 4 years ago from Central Florida

      What a meanie!

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      Thomas Silvia 4 years ago from Massachusetts

      Awesome and funny !

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      Faith Reaper 4 years ago from southern USA

      hahaha yes, choosing one's words carefully does truly help!

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      Randi Benlulu 4 years ago from Mesa, AZ

      lol! Thank you for a laugh to start my day with!

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      Bill Holland 4 years ago from Olympia, WA

      I guess a better choice of words is in order, eh?

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      drbj and sherry 4 years ago from south Florida

      The poor guy's request was terrific

      But obviously just not specific.