ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

The Bullfighter (limerick)

Updated on February 15, 2013

No greater bullfighter you’ll see

I’ll stand brave and I’ll never flee

And each deadly stare

I’ll meet with such flare

As salesmen lob their lies at me


Comments

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    • Darknlovely3436 profile image

      Annie 

      5 years ago from NewYork

      brave indeed

    • ImKarn23 profile image

      Karen Silverman 

      5 years ago

      Hmmmm...

      and here i am...an ex-salesman - and - a damned good one! lol..

      (i used a soft sell...very psychological...lol)

    • picklesandrufus profile image

      picklesandrufus 

      5 years ago from Virginia Beach, Va

      Now that is some serious stare!!

    • always exploring profile image

      Ruby Jean Richert 

      5 years ago from Southern Illinois

      HeeHee, Thay's called, " Shootn' The Bull. "

    • Quoteslover profile image

      Quotes Lover 

      5 years ago

      oh bulls

    • Gypsy Rose Lee profile image

      Gypsy Rose Lee 

      5 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      And the bulls side of the story?

    • aviannovice profile image

      Deb Hirt 

      5 years ago from Stillwater, OK

      Oh...I was thinking of the wrong bull, the one that you grab by the horns!

    • Amy Becherer profile image

      Amy Becherer 

      5 years ago from St. Louis, MO

      Brilliant piece of 'tongue in cheek' true life, MHatter. 'Ole!

    • rasta1 profile image

      Marvin Parke 

      5 years ago from Jamaica

      It is amazing how you can change the direction of a poem with one line.

    • pstraubie48 profile image

      Patricia Scott 

      5 years ago from sunny Florida

      Excellent!!! You are the supreme BULL-fighter, Martin....have a lovely bull fighting day :) :)

      Sending you many Angels today :) ps

    • drbj profile image

      drbj and sherry 

      5 years ago from south Florida

      Yes, you nailed it, Martin, with this clever rhyme.

      You are the greatest bullfighter of all time.

    • wetnosedogs profile image

      wetnosedogs 

      5 years ago from Alabama

      Salesmen will make you want to fight the bull. Great one.

    • Faith Reaper profile image

      Faith Reaper 

      5 years ago from southern USA

      I'm glad you were able to get off FB, at this time, to write something funny here!

    • billybuc profile image

      Bill Holland 

      5 years ago from Olympia, WA

      A brave man indeed! I'm a little late tonight, but I couldn't go to bed without my laugh for the night. Thank you, Martin!

    working

    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

    Show Details
    Necessary
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Features
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Marketing
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Statistics
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)