Wednesday #Poetry: Gag, Maintain, Omit

Welcome to my regular Wednesday poetry corner, brought to you by Three Word Wednesday and One Shot Wednesday.

Today's words are Gag, Maintain, Omit.

I maintain his "omit the chair" gag
Was the mark of an ass, not a wag
His asinine jest
Got him shot in the chest
He can chuckle and snort from that bag.




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13 comments:

  1. ow! as always a unique take on the weekly words.. :) Jae

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  2. Great use of the prompt words, much enjoyed ~ Rose

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  3. okay someone didn't like that ridiculous joke. great way with words

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  4. Sounds sad for all involved.

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  5. It amazes me how you can create these limericks.

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  6. He got shot? That's one fatal prank. Nice use of form.

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  7. Thanks for reading and for the great comments, everyone! Laurie Kolp, I'm not sure how I do it, either. Must be that head injury I sustained as a child.

    Also, please note that I used all three words in the very first line of this limerick. I have no intention of trying to meet this standard of concision again, so enjoy it.

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  8. Painful! Amusing take on the prompt

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  9. I loved the humor and the rhyming....light-hearted use of prompts...nice job

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