Limericks: 11. The Foul Dwimmerlaik

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11. The Foul Dwimmerlaik

With apologies to Dwim, who is only foul when she's heaving nuzgûls.


The Foul Dwimmerlaik:
Our Dwimordene thinks she's so clever
in attempting those nuzgûl to sever
their attatchment to her;
but they answer, "No, sir!
We belong to you, now and forever!"
---Nessime


A purveyor, by name Dwimordene
said "Buy my pets-sight unseen;
they're cuddly and cute,
fanged and hirsute,
And when hungry, exceptionally mean.
--Lyllyn

Dwim, who fine nuzgûl did purvey,
plied her trade on the list at HA.
Sharpening fangs with a file,
she gloated the while,
"Forty bites for Memorial Day!"
--Lyllyn


From the keys of Dwim's precious laptop,
beasts and nuzgûl continue to hop;
but now she’s been bitten,
by limericks smitten.
She’s pleading, “Somebody stop me… please, stop!”
--flick



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This is a work of fan fiction, written because the author has an abiding love for the works of J R R Tolkien. The characters, settings, places, and languages used in this work are the property of the Tolkien Estate, Tolkien Enterprises, and possibly New Line Cinema, except for certain original characters who belong to the author of the said work. The author will not receive any money or other remuneration for presenting the work on this archive site. The work is the intellectual property of the author, is available solely for the enjoyment of Henneth Annûn Story Archive readers, and may not be copied or redistributed by any means without the explicit written consent of the author.

Story Information

Author: HA Writers Group

Status: General

Completion: Work in Progress

Era: Multi-Age

Genre: Poetry

Rating: Adult

Last Updated: 11/11/03

Original Post: 06/27/03

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