Limerick: Once a mincing Mrs from Mississippi
Limerick: Once a mincing Mrs.
Once a mincing Mrs. from Mississippi*
Went to a bank for a fiddle-d-dee
But her girdle got stuck
And the “SS” came unstuck
That’s why Missis ends as a double P..
· * No aspersions cast on Mississippians here;
the term refers to the Paleozoic era in North America,
following the Devonian and preceding the Pennsylvanian,
© T. Wignesan - Paris, 2013