Tuesday, March 22, 2011

War: A Magpie Tale

To be a great Princess at war
At times can be rather a bore
For she yearns to be praised
For the armies she razed
Not the shield with the tassel she wore

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Kathe W. said...

You made me laugh- clever you! It is all about the accessories!

Anonymous said...

Good job! Very funny....so even warrior princesses have a glass ceiling? Excellent write! Vb

ltlrags said...

Both clever and funny. You will be known for more than your cats.

120 Socks said...

Ah yes, we all want to be remember for certain things, but can't always chose!

Vinay said...

hehe :D clever limerick this.. I think the armies she razed might not mind this remembrance though ;)

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Carrie Burtt said...

LeAnn this is awesome! :-)

LeAnn said...

Thank you everyone, this was a fun one!

Tess Kincaid said...

Heehee! Princess at war, indeed.

HyperCRYPTICal said...

Yay! I like this!

Anna :o]

gautami tripathy said...

Enjoyed this!!

the beast demands

Anonymous said...

depends on where she wore the tassel, I suppose.

Promising Poets Parking Lot said...

Welcome join us,

Thanks for the time,

Your poetry rocks.