"We don't stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing." ~George Bernard Shaw
"Look at everything as though you were seeing it either for the first or last time." ~Betty Smith, A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

Sunday, April 08, 2012

An Easter Tail-Magpie Tales #112


image: djajakarta





There once was a lass named Meg
Who got stuck in a rather large egg
She thought it was a joke
Til she saw the sticky yolk
That wouldn't come off her left leg
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24 comments:

Brian Miller said...

sounds like quite the mess
but no need to fuss
not on her face
there is no disgrace
nice capture the pic by tess.

smiles.

zongrik said...

cute limerick

birth death its all the same

Little Nell said...

Ha the yolk was on her! Witty.

Heaven said...

Nice rhyming post ~ I wouldn't want to get stuck in that large egg ~

kaykuala said...

Great limerick, Kathe! Meg shouldn't go egging around!

Hank

Berowne said...

Fine limerick - enjoyed it.

Kay said...

haha..made me smile..x

christopher said...

I hate stuff that gets stuck on my leg :D

PattiKen said...

(chuckling...)

Stephen Hayes said...

But which came first, the girl or the egg?

Laurie Kolp said...

Cute limerick, Kathe. Happy Easter!

Rinkly Rimes said...

No doubt the dog will lick it off!

Daydreamertoo said...

Oh yuck.
Hate clearing up spiled raw eggs from any surface for that very reason LOL

Gail said...

Very cute!

Helen said...

... snort ...!

Bee's Blog said...

I enjoyed this and had a good laugh.

Tumblewords: said...

Ah hoo! Love it!

Dave King said...

Best chortle today. Thanks.

Kutamun said...

The experience of the egg continued to haunt meg, reminded as she was by the dried stuff on her leg

Carrie Burtt said...

This is awesome Kathe....love it!
:-)

Sue said...

Yep, that is some sticky stuff!

;)

Trellissimo said...

Fun! Thanks...

Linda said...

Very nice limerick and eeggcellent magpie.

ds said...

Wonderful limerick! Thanks for the chuckles.