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When Words Lose Their Meaning (limerick)

Updated on September 18, 2013

When he took this girl by the hand

He entered a world oh so grand

His words would soon show

Why he needs her so

Speak English I no understand


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      Bronwen Scott-Branagan 4 years ago from Victoria, Australia

      Really funny!

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      Deb Hirt 4 years ago from Stillwater, OK

      This definitely brought a smile! Thanks, Martin.

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      Victor W. Kwok 4 years ago from Hawaii

      That last part got me squirting milk from my nose!

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      Faith Reaper 4 years ago from southern USA

      I agree with drbj, love needs no translation!


      Faith Reaper

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      DJ Anderson 4 years ago

      You might say, he was at a loss for words! LOL

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      Ruby Jean Fuller 4 years ago from Southern Illinois

      Funny, No speak english would be bad..

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      Kathryn 4 years ago from Manchester, Connecticut

      Not as romantic as it appears! LOL.

      Have a great day!

      ~ Kathryn

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      Eiddwen 4 years ago from Wales

      Amazing as always Martin the Limerick king.

      Enjoy your day.


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      drbj and sherry 4 years ago from south Florida

      He will soon find as in every nation,

      The language of love needs no translation.

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      Bill Holland 4 years ago from Olympia, WA

      His own personal at first hear. LOL

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      Dora Weithers 4 years ago from The Caribbean


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      rose tumi 4 years ago

      also when you cant find the words ,you get stuck

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      FlourishAnyway 4 years ago from USA

      Sounds like a match made in heaven. I'm sure he must've looked like Fabio, else what was in it for her?

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      Shauna L Bowling 4 years ago from Central Florida

      A dilemma for sure!

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      Devika Primić 4 years ago from Dubrovnik, Croatia

      This is truly amazing like you said in your comment it is weird that you should write a limerick about when words lose their meaning, interesting thought here.

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      wetnosedogs 4 years ago from Alabama

      Funny one.

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      Frank Atanacio 4 years ago from Shelton

      LOL clever and creative :)