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The Florid Speaker (limerick)

Updated on August 6, 2012

Thank God with a voice he was blessed

His words they would flow with the best

Our thoughts turned to flowers

And warm winter showers

He rambled for hours this pest


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      shelpeare 5 years ago

      This was funny. Well-written.

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      picklesandrufus 5 years ago from Virginia Beach, Va

      Just love reading your limericks! Keep them coming!!!

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      Ruby Jean Fuller 5 years ago from Southern Illinois

      HaHa, I had a professor who put me to sleep..BORING..funny..

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 5 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      lol Have had some of those lectures in university. lol

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      Ann1Az2 5 years ago from Orange, Texas

      Gee, that looks like the last meeting I was in where I used to work!

      Too funny - the picture is perfect with the words, as usual.

      Voted up.

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      Deb Hirt 5 years ago from Stillwater, OK

      Then, I would do the same if I had to endure for hours, too.

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      Glimmer Twin Fan 5 years ago

      So few words yet so funny. Wish I could do something like this. Maybe I'll give it a shot someday.

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      flashmakeit 5 years ago from usa

      I just enjoy reading all your Limericks.

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      Midnight Lights 5 years ago from USA

      some would say this sounds like me.. I'm rather boring because I often go on "repeat" or just talk about boring stuff lol.. but mostly this might would remind me of college teachers.. if not for doing online courses :P , or a boss at work :/

      funny stuff... but in real life not so funny but more annoying than anything.

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      Dianna Mendez 5 years ago

      I am laughing at your wit in this limerick. I have been there many times.. only wish I could have fallen asleep too. Keep them coming -- so enjoy reading them.

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      Joshua Zerbini 5 years ago from Pennsylvania

      Mhatter99,

      Very funny MH! :)

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      molometer 5 years ago from United Kingdom

      Now that's a Limerick. Well done.

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      Terrye Toombs 5 years ago from Somewhere between Heaven and Hell without a road map.

      MHatter: This sounds like so many of my college professors! :) Great limerick! :)

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      Bill Holland 5 years ago from Olympia, WA

      I find myself looking forward every evening to you limericks. Many have tried but you, my friend, are the best I have read.