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Pray For This Sinner (limerick)

Updated on December 12, 2013

Though preacher asked reason I wept

He knew the dark secret I kept

Into my soul reaching

Salvation beseeching

The whole time he’s preaching I slept


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    • Gypsy Rose Lee profile image

      Gypsy Rose Lee 3 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      Been there when I was little though. My mom would poke me to keep me awake.

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      Deb Hirt 3 years ago from Stillwater, OK

      I heard that this happens quite often!

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      Victor W. Kwok 3 years ago from Hawaii

      Good one!

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      drbj and sherry 3 years ago from south Florida

      Do not be sad, do not be mopin'

      Just learn to sleep with your eyes open.

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      Faith Reaper 3 years ago from southern USA

      LOL ... reminds me of my hubby ... I have to nudge every now and then lol

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      Bronwen Scott-Branagan 3 years ago from Victoria, Australia

      What better place to be sleeping and at peace than in the Lord's House?

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      Ruby Jean Fuller 3 years ago from Southern Illinois

      Good one..Ha

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      Shauna L Bowling 3 years ago from Central Florida

      Guess Preacher Man needs to step it up!

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      FlourishAnyway 3 years ago from USA

      That's a good one. At least you showed up, right? You could be sleeping at home.

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      DJ Anderson 3 years ago

      I used to sing in the choir. The choir loft sat behind the preacher.

      It was amazing to see how many people sitting out in the pews

      would catch a nap during the service.

      And, yes, it was mostly men! LOL

      Great limerick!!

      DJ.