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Paddy's Morning After

The Wearin' o' the Green

By Dana CrandellPublished 9 days ago Updated 9 days ago 1 min read
Paddy's Morning After
Photo by Patrick Fore on Unsplash

Young Paddy was found all bent over,

With his face as green as the clover.

It wasn't fer fun

And he weren't havin' none.

Poor Paddy was badly hungover.


Because what would St Patrick's Day be without a green beer or twelve?

Thanks for reading. Hope you enjoyed it!

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About the Creator

Dana Crandell

Dad, Stedpad, Grandpa, Husband, lover of Nature and dogs.

Writer, editor, photographer and Tech/Internet nerd. Internationally published in multiple languages. I spend my days writing for others and my "spare" time creating for myself.

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  • Madison Newton3 days ago

    Haha super clever!!

  • Paul Stewart4 days ago

    this is a laugh! love the fact you captured the accent! congrats on well deserved TS!

  • Em Starrrrr6 days ago

    Haha! Love it, Dana! Hilarious and clever. Congrats on a well deserved Top Story.

  • Loryne Andawey6 days ago

    Ah poor Paddy! Such a timely [email protected] congratulations on top story!!

  • Holly Pheni6 days ago

    A little humor for the day of endless shamrocks. Well done! Congrats on top story!

  • JBaz6 days ago

    Happy St. Paddy’s day. Congratulations

  • C. H. Richard7 days ago

    Oh the morning after, not fun! Well done ☘️ Congratulations on Top story!

  • Dana Stewart7 days ago

    Congratulations on Top Story - celebrate with a green beer! 😂🍀

  • Rasheek Rasool7 days ago


  • Ahna Lewis7 days ago

    Nicely done!

  • Kendall Defoe7 days ago

    I suspect I am going to be reading a lot of these kinds of limericks today...but this is one of my favourites! :)

  • Kristen Balyeat7 days ago

    Congrats on top story, and Happy St. Patrick's Day! Perfect kick-off!

  • I so wanted to be able to use that image. But I couldn't make it fit with my story. This was a great St. Patrick's Day inspired limerick. Congrats on your Top Story!

  • Cathy holmes7 days ago

    Congrats on the Top Story

  • Scott Wade7 days ago

    Good one 🍀🥰😂

  • Amber Annabelle7 days ago

    Well deserved top story! A very fun read 👏

  • Congratulations!!! Awesome job

  • Michelle7 days ago

    Nice one!

  • Donna Renee7 days ago

    Oh no! Poor Paddy 🤣🤣

  • Congratulations on your Top Story

  • Heather Hubler7 days ago

    Congratulations on Top Story!!

  • Chad Umberger7 days ago

    A wordsmith ye are

  • Dana Stewart7 days ago

    Haha! Poor Paddy! 🍀

  • Babs Iverson7 days ago

    Brilliant!!! LOL!!!💖💖💕

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