"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, November 30, 2014

Magpie Tales #248 Rotten to the Core!

 borrowed from All Around Artsy Blog


There once was an odd couple caught stealing
Some apples from a pig who was squealing 
Their excuse was so lame
Saying the snake was to blame
They were rude and totally unappealing


Bond of Union, 1956, by M.C.Escher
Thanks to Tess Kincaid for this splendid image!
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15 comments:

Sandee said...

Very well done. You're very good at these.

Have a fabulous day. Big hugs. ♥♥♥

Leovi Leovi said...

Funny poem!!

Stephen Hayes said...

Fun poem, very appealing.

Gail said...

I love limericks.

kaykuala said...

Great limericks, Kathe, complete with the expected humor!

Hank

messymimi said...

You are right, they were lame! Heeheehee!

Magaly Guerrero said...

You have the gift of giggles and wisdom.

Anita said...

Lovely Limerick :)
Not at all "Unappealing"!
Clean Bowled

Berowne said...

Quite enjoyable; well done.

Kestril Trueseeker said...

Ha! This made me giggle. a very funny use of the prompt!

Helen said...

Well, this one ranks right up there!!

Kay said...

fun poem!!

elaine said...

Such fun.

Kutamun said...

Legends of The Fall !

~T~ said...

Poor piggy!