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From: "Carrol Cox" <[log in to unmask]>
> Only the rigid 'rules' of the limerick make possible the following:
> There was a young man from Japan,
> Whose limericks never would scan,
> When told it was so
> He replied, "Yes I know,
> But I always try to get as many words into the last line as ever I
> possibly can."
Thank you Carrol. But you shouldn't have. It
creates such a great temptation, and you know people would NOT like
what I might come up with. I will resist for now, but ....