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Drimericks – Angels

Welcome to my new series – Drali Limericks, orΒ Drimericks! I know it will be a series because I’ve written more than one so far. I’ve rather optimistically categorised this as “Poems” πŸ™‚ . Each one will be accompanied by a beautifully crafted and professionally drawn DraliDoodleTM.

There once was a fellow named Derby
Who went on the rob on his Harley
But he never envisioned
He’d be caught and imprisoned
By Angels and some dude named Charlie.

Angels

 

 

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  1. August 25, 2014 at 3:55 pm

    The world needs more limericks. And illustrated, too. It doesn’t get better than this!

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    • August 25, 2014 at 4:05 pm

      One day illustrated limericks will be classic literature.

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  2. August 25, 2014 at 4:03 pm

    Love it. πŸ™‚

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  3. NotAPunkRocker
    August 25, 2014 at 4:05 pm

    I thought limericks mentioned Nantucket
    And also something with a bucket
    But yours was a delight
    While my attempt is a fright
    So I’m just going to say…never mind!

    Seriously, good job and I am looking forward to this series πŸ™‚

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    • August 25, 2014 at 4:08 pm

      πŸ™‚
      Are we having a “limerick-off” (like a dance-off but with limericks)? Cool! Your limerick is fun πŸ™‚
      I’m glad you liked it, I have another ready to go.

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      • NotAPunkRocker
        August 25, 2014 at 4:10 pm

        I’ll go ahead and admit defeat in this contest. Rock on!

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      • August 25, 2014 at 4:14 pm

        Yay, thanks! I shall indeed rock on πŸ™‚

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  4. August 25, 2014 at 6:43 pm

    πŸ™‚ I’m smiling over this. It’s good and reminds me of when I was younger…sitting round the supper table circling around making up limericks.
    You doodle quite well for a grown-up πŸ˜›
    Ellespeth

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    • August 26, 2014 at 6:55 am

      That sounds like a fun supper table game!
      I’m a master doodler πŸ™‚

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  5. August 25, 2014 at 7:55 pm

    LOL. Very clever. Am looking forward to more of these!

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    • August 26, 2014 at 6:56 am

      Hopefully it will be a weekly thing πŸ™‚

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  6. August 25, 2014 at 8:11 pm

    I like Limericks check out my friend who doesn’t call his writing limericks but they come close. http://wp.me/p28tjX-FO

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    • August 26, 2014 at 6:58 am

      I’ve just read the interview you did with him, I’ll check out some of his work later, thanks!

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  7. August 25, 2014 at 8:21 pm

    Ha! This is great fun. I can’t wait for the rest. πŸ™‚

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    • August 26, 2014 at 6:59 am

      I’ve got a couple more written so there will be at least 2 more!

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  8. Lyn
    August 25, 2014 at 10:18 pm

    LOL I watched Charlie’s Angels just the other day on a flight from one side of Oz to the other. Love the illustration too πŸ™‚

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  9. August 26, 2014 at 8:07 am

    Ali, Looks like this series will be another winner. Supper doesn’t rhyme so I’ll write that I foresee it’ll be better than the limericks at dinner. I liked the Draili Doodles. Pieces are always classier when illustrated. Well done. πŸ™‚ —Susan

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    • August 26, 2014 at 11:24 am

      Thanks! I think DraliDoodles have a certain charm all their own πŸ™‚

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  10. August 26, 2014 at 11:26 pm

    Cute.
    Love the art work. ;0)

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  11. August 28, 2014 at 8:40 pm

    and how schooled in the nuances of Brit pronunciation am i?! I knew the word was pronounced DAHRBY and not DERRBY.
    I am SO ready for my English Vacation, my bruvvah!

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    • August 29, 2014 at 6:31 am

      Yay you!
      I’d actually forgotten that in the US words like “Derby” and “clerk” are pronounced with an “er” rather than “ahr” sound. I guess that means some of my US audience thought I’d mucked up the rhyme 😦

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