Friday, 25 September 2009

Friday 55 Flash Fiction

Advice for nouveau riche . . .

Don’t wear diamonds in daylight -
It’s frightfully common you know,
Don’t wear diamonds in daylight –
It’s far too obvious a show.

Keep your diamonds for evening –
That’s when they sparkle the best!
A diamond ring on your finger
Suffices for daytime dress.

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  1. Good 55. Keep the diamonds home where we dragons can find and take them.

  2. Janice...
    I feel like it's 1964 all over again with so many Brits invading me...
    And I love it!!!
    Excellent 55 Young Lady!!
    Thank you so much for joining in the Friday Funfest..You Rock!!
    Have a Wonderful Week-End...G

  3. Well done! Nice rhyme, perfect meter and whimsical, too. Take a bow!

    Thank you for visiting me today. Did you really want to do the Five Word Meme? If so, I have sent them along in your email. If I misunderstood, just pass them by.

  4. Thank you G-Man - especially for the 'young lady' - even my wrinkles are smiling ;-)
    Thank you too quilly - yes, I'd like to try the Five Word Meme. I'll look out for the email :-)

  5. Yes, even though diamonds are a girls best friend...we must use some decorum now and then!

    A Sparkling 55!

  6. Lulda - that is exactly the point!! :-))


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