Hoarding…. #limericks

‘It‘s a risk,’ said the serial hoarder,

‘That I may cause civil disorder

By buying up Frosties

And making you crossties

So I’ll probably stick to cornflakes…’

Or

To hoard takes three things: there’s pluck

And a significant dollop of luck

But between me and you

On top of these two

Is you really must not give a fig (other soft fruits are available until some silly sod has bought them all)

About TanGental

My name is Geoff Le Pard. Once I was a lawyer; now I am a writer. I've published four books - Dead Flies and Sherry Trifle, My Father and Other Liars, Salisbury Square and Buster & Moo. In addition I have published three anthologies of short stories and a memoir of my mother. More will appear soon. I will try and continue to blog regularly at geofflepard.com about whatever takes my fancy. I hope it does yours too. These are my thoughts and no one else is to blame. If you want to nab anything I post, please acknowledge where it came from.
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16 Responses to Hoarding…. #limericks

  1. Ritu says:

    Well, you nailed em both!!!

    Liked by 1 person

  2. JT Twissel says:

    Haha! Here is the US people are also hoarding guns – now, that’s really scary!

    Liked by 1 person

  3. Erika says:

    Haha! Awesome and totally meets the essence!

    Liked by 1 person

  4. willowdot21 says:

    Bang on Geoff, perfect, in fact and metre 💜

    Liked by 1 person

  5. Widdershins says:

    Well done, sir! 😀

    Liked by 1 person

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  7. 😀 You added more to it. I’ll edit accordingly.

    Like

  8. Haha, GEoff, these are very good.

    Like

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