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    2 Not allowed!
    If Admin and/or mods approve, how about I start the first line of a limerick, then members can add to it. For those who don't know how a limerick is styled, it goes like this:

    There once was a cranky young lad
    who always would walk around, mad --
    he grumbled a lot,
    too cold, or too hot,
    til he lost all the friends that he had.

    That's the style.

    As soon as I get the okay, I shall start the first line, and the limerick can continue in that style indefinitely, unless someone decides to end it by composing the very last line (nobody contributes anything more).

    Please keep the limerick family-friendly and, hopefully, a little bit funny.

    What say you?
    20 gal. high: planted; 5 white cloud minnows, 4 golden White Clouds, several RCS, 2 blue shrimp, 5 Amano shrimp, several snails; Azoo air. 65 gal: planted; 6 rosy barbs, 6 yellow glofish, 3 red glofish, 3 zebra danios, 5 white cloud minnows, 3 dojo loaches, 6 crimson spot rainbow fish, 12 large Amano Shrimp, several snails; AC110.

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    Sounds like a fun thing to me.
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    I got the okay from a mod. Below, I have copied the limerick I posted at the beginning of this thread, so you folks can see the style that limericks are written in. I now invite you to build on this, using your own imagination, humor and creativity. The only rules are that you must maintain that style, and keep your stanzas family friendly. It should be interesting to see what directions it goes in. Good luck, and have fun!

    There once was a cranky young lad
    who always would walk around, mad --
    he grumbled a lot,
    too cold, or too hot,
    til he lost all the friends that he had.
    20 gal. high: planted; 5 white cloud minnows, 4 golden White Clouds, several RCS, 2 blue shrimp, 5 Amano shrimp, several snails; Azoo air. 65 gal: planted; 6 rosy barbs, 6 yellow glofish, 3 red glofish, 3 zebra danios, 5 white cloud minnows, 3 dojo loaches, 6 crimson spot rainbow fish, 12 large Amano Shrimp, several snails; AC110.

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    There once was a kitten named Fred,
    who had a black dot on his head --


    Okay, folks -- you can build off of those two starting lines of a new limerick. The next two lines need to rhyme with themselves, and the last line with these first two.

    Once that stanza is completed, you can create whatever new limericks you wish, so long as they remain family friendly.

    Let's see what you can do from here ...
    20 gal. high: planted; 5 white cloud minnows, 4 golden White Clouds, several RCS, 2 blue shrimp, 5 Amano shrimp, several snails; Azoo air. 65 gal: planted; 6 rosy barbs, 6 yellow glofish, 3 red glofish, 3 zebra danios, 5 white cloud minnows, 3 dojo loaches, 6 crimson spot rainbow fish, 12 large Amano Shrimp, several snails; AC110.

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    There once was a kitten named Fred,
    Who had a black dot on his head.

    He did his business in a litter box,
    Up until we put in those pop rocks.

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    But he never ever pooped in his bed.
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    There once was a kitten named Fred,
    Who had a black dot on his head.

    He did his business in a litter box,
    Up until we put in those pop rocks.

    But he never ever pooped in his bed.

    Which he shared with his friend named Ted.
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    Which he shared with his friend named Ted,
    who made a big mess in his bed,
    then Fred went vamoose,
    and got chased by a goose --
    now there's just one cat, instead!
    20 gal. high: planted; 5 white cloud minnows, 4 golden White Clouds, several RCS, 2 blue shrimp, 5 Amano shrimp, several snails; Azoo air. 65 gal: planted; 6 rosy barbs, 6 yellow glofish, 3 red glofish, 3 zebra danios, 5 white cloud minnows, 3 dojo loaches, 6 crimson spot rainbow fish, 12 large Amano Shrimp, several snails; AC110.

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    A man from the SPCA
    contacted Fred's owner that day.
    "Why'd you put the pop rocks
    in your kitty-cat's box?
    I'm waiting, now what do you SAY?"


    When Fred's owner finally spoke,
    he said it was meant as a joke!
    He was instantly fined
    for being unkind --
    his excuses all went up in smoke.


    Okay, now someone can build off of that ...
    20 gal. high: planted; 5 white cloud minnows, 4 golden White Clouds, several RCS, 2 blue shrimp, 5 Amano shrimp, several snails; Azoo air. 65 gal: planted; 6 rosy barbs, 6 yellow glofish, 3 red glofish, 3 zebra danios, 5 white cloud minnows, 3 dojo loaches, 6 crimson spot rainbow fish, 12 large Amano Shrimp, several snails; AC110.

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    And here I thought all limericks were about a guy from Nantucket ....

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