Acrostic Limericks 16

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Many examples of acrostic poems can be found scattered around the web (where the first letter of each line spells out a word when read from top to bottom), but I have found very few examples of acrostic Limericks.

I now look out for prompts that contain five letters (or ten, fifteen or… let’s not get ahead of ourselves, eh?). I may add the odd one of my own, too.

Let me know what you think.

PURSE

For Esther (https://esthernewtonblog.wordpress.com/2020/10/12/laughing-along-with-a-limerick-28/)

Please don’t ever ask me for money
Unless you’ve a reason that’s funny
Releasing hard cash
Seems somehow slapdash
Except for the famed Easter Bunny

PIQUE

For Kristian (https://talesfromthemindofkristian.wordpress.com/2020/10/12/pique/)

Perhaps you may think me a geek
In defending the meaning of pique
Quietly go
Unless you can show
Every use is correct in your clique

Anyone care to join in?

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