Limerick dictionary

From the OED in limerick form:


“Absinthe” has a licorice flavor,
A liqueur that you really can savor.
It would get you pie-eyed
But then several folks died
And it’s since fallen much out of favor.

(Via Beautiful Stuff. Most of the poems don’t seem to scan properly — although I’ll defer to the expert — but some of them are funny anyway.)


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