The American Pelican

March 5, 2010

A wonderful bird is the pelican… His bill can hold more than his belican. He can take in his beak Food enough for a week… But I’m damned if I see how the helican!

(Dixon Merritt)

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That was one pelican in Forest Park, filling up!

I love limericks.

Here’s a limerick about a limerick:

It’s partly the shape of the thing That gives the limerick its swing. Those accordion pleats Full of airy conceits Take it up like a kite on the wing.

(yes, Photobucket is working again. Big grin.)