Sunday, 1 July 2012

Magpie 124












While Hamlet was courting Ophelia,
He dallied with Jane, and with Celia.
Poor Ophelia took
Her own life, in a brook.
Now he cooks for himself, using Delia.

(With thanks to Tess at Magpie Tales for the picture)

36 comments:

  1. Cute... what a cad, that Hamlet!

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  2. LOL The cheat deserves what he gets! May he incessantly burn everything.

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  3. May Hamlet be forever plagued with indigestion!
    (the user/loser) Always such fun! Thank you Frances. =D

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    1. Thanks, Jinksy (but I still can't do that clever thing you do with photos...)

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  5. Ha! And more importantly CONGRATULATIONS on that book! Woo hoo!!!

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    1. Thanks, Mary. It's out today - only £2.58 - how can you resist??

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    1. Thanks Tess (and for coming up with such a wonderful selection of pictures).

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  7. Superb, Frances. I love it. x

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  8. Oh, my mind went to Hamlet, too. Clever and cute. Good job.

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    1. Thanks, Gail.. We did Hamlet for A level...

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  9. Your imagination never ceases to amaze me and capture my admiration.

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  10. Cute and tricky for we who did not know that Delia was a source (not sauce) of recipes! Haha!

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    1. Yes - I should havee explained Delia for those not in the know. Thansk for the comment.

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  11. Cute! You know the saying... the way to a mans heart is through his stomach. A cheater gets what he deserves!

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  12. This terse verse was made using a recipe for success!

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  13. Clever fun stuff Frances.

    Anna :o]

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  14. Love it Frances, just love it.

    Anna :o]

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