Tuesday, May 24, 2011

TWD: Oatmeal Nutmeg Scones

Good evening, ladies and gentlemen. I am pleased to present a very special Poetry Edition of Tuesdays with Dorie.

*polite applause*



There once was a food called a scone
With oatmeal and nutmeg alone
In looks it was simple
Bumps, crags, and a-dimpled
But the taste could make a man moan!



These scones were a treat eaten plain
We enjoyed them again and again
But we liked them the best
When with jam they were dressed
Not to gorge ourselves was a real strain.



So we come to the end of the post
And I truly don't mean to boast
The scones were quite good
For a non-dessert food
Thanks to Patricia, our host!

6 comments:

  1. That was totally excellent. And I'm not sure if I'm talking about the poetry or scones. Love it!

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  2. So let me see if I've got this straight--you liked the scones? ;) Cute post.

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  3. Nicely done, all the way around.

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  4. The world definitely needs more poetry. And more scones. Maybe I can work on getting the scones done this weekend. Poetry will need to wait, however. Great looking scones and very fun poem.

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  5. Love the limerick post! And the scones, too - they look lovely with the berries on the side.

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  6. VERY clever. Never knew you were so talented !!!!

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