It was a tie; the Galways had about a minute start, but the Limericks finished only a minute behind.
Limericks are very common among the soldiers and are very good.
A number of the "limericks" were published in the Nome Nugget.
It was on our wedding night, and youd just got it, and you kept asking it to tell you limericks.
On the Limericks, as you call them, I set less store, much less.
"Cross readings" had, moreover, one popular advantage: like the Limericks of Edward Lear, they were easily imitated.
Separate the limericks and the love songs and send them each to their appointed editor.
I think he wrote these letters for fun, as some people make puzzles, anagrams, or Limericks!
The Galways and the Limericks got to fighting, and only Murphy's "pull" with the police prevented a raid.
He was a sporting vagrant armed with a vast stock of stories, limericks and riddles.