And one by Dylan Thomas

I just watched A poet in New York Last Night, about Dylan Thomas’s last days.

It featured this rather wonderful limerick of his, that I hadn’t come across before:


There was an old bugger called God,

Who got a young virgin in pod.

This disgraceful behaviour

Begot Christ our Saviour,

Who was nailed to a cross, poor old sod.



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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One Response to And one by Dylan Thomas

  1. juliusbeezer says:

    Pure class from the fiery Welsh bard! Thanks for sharing.

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