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Old 12-01-2012, 02:19 PM
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I remember having to re-enact the owl and the pussy cat in primary school! It's a very common ditty here.
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Old 12-01-2012, 02:34 PM
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I knew it was a limerick! I don't know why it didn't connect at the time. I've always loved limericks and I remember having to write them for a homework assignment in elementary school. My Dad would help me if I couldn't think of anything. He was REALLY good at it. One I always liked was:

A rare old bird is the Pelican,
His bill holds more than his belican
He can take in his beak
Enough food for a week
Im darned if I know how the helican!
Don't forget the one . . .

There was an old hermit named Dave . . .
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Old 12-02-2012, 12:48 AM
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I don't know that one.
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Old 12-02-2012, 02:14 AM
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That's nice Renee... thanks. Chaz is indeed a veritable source of dog and non-dog related info.
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Old 12-03-2012, 05:24 PM
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You're way smarter than me. I read that poem to Aurelia earlier this week. And had to look up runcible. lol
That's one of those things I looked up early on the net, lol. Cracked me up when I realized it was basically a SPORK!
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