Sil’s 36 Mil Bill

(I don’t normally play fast and loose with the stress of words as I have done here with “alimony”, but the rhyme was otherwise irresistible. And of course, “billionaire” needs the full four syllables.)

The billionaire Berlusconi/

Is hardly what you would call stony/

But 36 mil/

Is quite a big bill/

To pay someone in ali-mony.


About twitmericks

There is an old fellow called Mick/Who's been penning the odd limerick/I admit he's no Keats/But he does them in tweets/So to follow, you just have to click.!/twitmericks "The limerick master of the twitterati" (The Guardian).
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