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Thursday, November 3, 2016

Sample Limericks

Three sample limericks for my composition students...

Limerick #1

I had to admit to them winning
If not I´m afraid I´d be sinning
The Cardinals had flown
A season they´d blown
The Cubs and their fan´s keep a spinning 

Limerick #2

A ball and a bat hit the ground
The pitch which sank down was quite sound
A runner quite fast
the throws that went past
The bunt turned the team all around

Limerick #3

Alone by himself in a crowd
His head was above all the clouds
It suddenly came
There was no-one to blame
The ball rushed right by and he bowed