Kim Barney

Limerick: Chickenpox Cure - Poem by Kim Barney

Said Doctor Fox to Doctor Ox,
I've found a cure for chickenpox!
We must try like the dickens
To get rid of all chickens!
I guess we have here a paradox.

Topic(s) of this poem: chicken, disease, humor, life

Poet's Notes about The Poem

Pair o' docs.
Get it?

written 20 Jan 2016
posted 21 Jan 2016

Comments about Limerick: Chickenpox Cure by Kim Barney

  • Bri Edwards (2/22/2016 11:35:00 AM)

    oh, wes vogler is so subtle.

    do oxen eat chicken? i've never seen one drive up to KFC.

    i have seen a video of a hippo eating a large (enough) mammal in africa.

    bri :)
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  • Savita Tyagi (2/6/2016 8:56:00 AM)

    Poor chickens stand no chance with these doctors round! Thanks for sharing. (Report) Reply

  • Valsa George (1/31/2016 12:22:00 AM)

    Quite clever....... interesting too! (Report) Reply

  • Wes Vogler (1/28/2016 11:05:00 PM)

    I am sorry to say I had to go to the notes too. Not quite sure whether the failing is on my part or you stretching things a bit. I think I would have used paradocs at the end (Report) Reply

  • Abderrahmane Dakir (1/27/2016 6:47:00 AM)

    Thank you for sharing this wisdom. (Report) Reply

  • Spock The Vegan (1/21/2016 3:25:00 PM)

    Now I get it after reading the notes. Slow brain day? (Report) Reply

  • Kelly Kurt (1/21/2016 12:39:00 PM)

    Intelligently funny. (Report) Reply

  • Elisabeth Wingle (1/21/2016 12:36:00 PM)

    Very clever Kim, I love a good pun. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, January 21, 2016

Poem Edited: Wednesday, May 11, 2016

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