Friday, November 29, 2019


Of Physics
"Well, I heard lots of physics," whispered Rat Fink in disguise.
"And I heard loss of physics," whispered Kit Cat in his guise.
Of risky rat
Or frisky cat
depends our own unjustified, unherdable demise.



At 8:03 PM, Blogger Kevin Kim said...

iambic heptameter
iambic heptameter
iambic dimeter
iambic dimeter
iambic heptameter

What's the standard meter for limericks? Does this one count as a "twenty-fiver"? A "quarter-century limerick"?

At 9:49 PM, Blogger Horace Jeffery Hodges said...

I don't know anything technical - I just play by ear. That said, I've heard said that the limerick works with the trochaic, not the iambic.

Jeffery Hodges

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