A space probe passed Ultima Thule*/

And sent back a pic of it duly;/

The photo recalls/

A snowman, or balls,/

With one large and one smaller goolie**.///

*Pronunciation note: that’s right, it’s thoolie.

**Vocabulary note: this may be UK only, and more often used in the plural – as in ‘a kick in the goolies’.


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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