"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, October 06, 2013

Magpie Tales Tick Tock



Image by crilleb50


There once was a chef obsessed

About spices and what was the best

He kept checking his list

Of what he might have missed

Forgetting he might become thyme-less
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Thanks to Tess Kincaid for Magpie Tales.
To see what others have written this week go here:
http://www.magpietales.blogspot.com/2013/10/mag-189.html 

20 comments:

Lyn said...

I'll go anywhere for a good pun..you did it!! Thanks...

Sandee said...

That's an awesome twist. Wasn't expecting that.

Have a terrific day. :)

Laurie Kolp said...

This made me smile.

Michael Wells said...

Very Much Enjoyed!

Stephen Hayes said...

Thanks for the smile.

messymimi said...

Ooh, yes, that was a good one! Puns are my favorites, when they are so well done (it's one thing i love about Shakespeare).

Celia said...

That was a surprise, very good Kathe.

Leovi said...

I like thyme ...!

Optimistic Existentialist said...

Oh how clever! I love it :)

Cheryl said...

So cute and SO VERY clever.

Helen said...

This one is a winner! Love the new header too ....

patteran said...

It's a tricky art, the limerick, and you got rhyme, metrics and laugh out of yours!

Sue said...

Thyme to chuckle appreciatively.

=)

Tess Kincaid said...

Giggle!

mindlovemisery said...

haha very clever

Sharon Bradshaw said...

This is great! I love it.

Sue J said...

Good one! It made me smile :)

hyperCRYPTICal said...

Brilliant! This made me giggle.
Anna :o]

ds said...

Tee hee!

Jinksy said...

Oh, groan! Hehehe...