Tom Billsborough

Gold Star - 92,870 Points (Preston Lancashire England)

Inspired By Wes Vogler - Poem by Tom Billsborough

Johnny should have gone to bed.
But he shot some craps instead.
His first roll was a seven. He lead!
That's natural for me" he said.
Then came a run of twos. He bled!

Topic(s) of this poem: humour

Form: Ballad

Poet's Notes about The Poem

This was inspired by an excellent five liner by Wes Vogler. Not as good as his though.

Comments about Inspired By Wes Vogler by Tom Billsborough

  • (2/12/2019 11:53:00 PM)

    for purposes of limerick five-rhymer we need L3and4 to be shorter (like around six syll)
    Old Man Kelly has one up take a look please
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  • (2/12/2019 10:41:00 AM)

    no so bad lad thank you (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, February 12, 2019

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