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Old 25th Aug 2005, 21:41   #1
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clerihew (n) A humorous verse, usually consisting of two unmatched rhyming couplets, about a person whose name generally serves as one of the rhymes.

Rules
  • A clerihew must be four lines long;
  • A clerihew consistsof two rhyming couplets;
  • A clerihew's first line names a person;
  • A clerihew's second line must rhyme with the person's name
  • A clerihew should be humorous.

Example
Nell
fell
When Charles II
Beckoned
Marilyn Monroe
Stole the show
When a gust of air
Let us see up there.
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Blixa
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Sorry, the Marilyn Monroe was my own.
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Oh, very good!
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George Bush
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Hardly as cack
As invading Iraq
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Sean Wright
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When ferreted out
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Our man John Self
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Dan Brown
Made me frown
As I fell into the trap
Of buying his crap!
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