deponti (deponti) wrote,
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The American Pelican

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)


american pelicans with fish 280210


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.)
Tags: birding, forest, humour, photography, st louis, verse, word play
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