Prosecco Diplomacy

This – – was a story with two parts, but I couldn’t fit Boris Johnson’s sally and the Italian minister Carlo Calenda’s response into one limerick, so I just went with the former.


But then, rather marvellously, @pseudomonas made up for the deficit with a finely crafted account of Calenda’s riposte. Both limericks follow:

The only thing still missing  was Calenda’s killer blow: “The difference is I’m going to lose [exports] to one country, you to 27.”


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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