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Why My Eye Cry (limerick)

Updated on January 30, 2015

Wife’s beauty would oft make me cry

And I’ll share with you secret why

Sure I was the guy

For whom she’d apply

Store’s makeup that I had to buy


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      kjforce 4 years ago from Florida

      Mhatter99..I knew it was you....in the last two limericks....wow you really are versatile....something to ponder...as I am starting to wonder...

      summer is coming... so do me a favor and please don't write about T-backs/thongs or flip flops...just asking ..as I already have a vivid imagination . ...hehehehe

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      sweethearts2 4 years ago from Northwest Indiana

      Beauty is in the eye of the beholder and most often his wallet. I'm sure it was much appreciated. What we women do for our men.

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      Audrey Howitt 4 years ago from California

      Ah--had to laugh at this one!

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      travmaj 4 years ago from australia

      Well - you can't have everything - bit of a meanie methinks -

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      wetnosedogs 4 years ago from Alabama

      Great one.

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      Patricia Scott 4 years ago from sunny Florida

      Surely the make up was not needed!!!

      Smiling is a great way to begin the day....have a lovely Thursday Sending Angels your way :) ps

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      Shauna L Bowling 4 years ago from Central Florida

      Hmmm. At least she applies it in an intriguing manner!

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      stars439 4 years ago from Louisiana, The Magnolia and Pelican State.

      Wonderful limerick. Simply superb photograph. Thank You.

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      Jamie Lee Hamann 4 years ago from Reno NV

      Great limerick here. Jamie

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      Jo Alexis-Hagues 4 years ago from Bedfordshire, U.K

      Loved this one!....nicely done.

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      drbj and sherry 4 years ago from south Florida

      If your wife looks anything like that photo you show,

      Be grateful, Martin, that you are still her best beau.

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      Ruby Jean Fuller 4 years ago from Southern Illinois

      Beauty in a bottle, way to go!!! Loved it...

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      Bronwen Scott-Branagan 4 years ago from Victoria, Australia

      That gave my daughter a laugh. Most days I telephone and tell her your latest and she loves them.

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      Devika Primić 4 years ago from Dubrovnik, Croatia

      Beautifully shared few lines with such a thought.

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      Vinaya Ghimire 4 years ago from Nepal

      packed with niceties of life.

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 4 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      Pass the credit card.

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      Deb Hirt 4 years ago from Stillwater, OK

      Well, if she gets tired of he colors, you can always give them a go...

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      Karen Silverman 4 years ago

      ZOWIE - that's gorgeous! Um..i mean SHE - she's gorgeous..LOL..

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      Wayne Barrett 4 years ago from Clearwater Florida

      Thumbs up Martin! Yet another great piece.

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      picklesandrufus 4 years ago from Virginia Beach, Va

      Beauty can be expensive!!

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