Really Awful Tr-AGED-y


Of-fish-all status whole year past

(A Sev’nty-four, at sea)

Seventy-four

Today, instead, has at long last

Become Alexis V

Czar Alexis large

Attaining, in time gone too fast,

LXXV, you see …

LXXV colour

Translated, means I’ve reached the vast

Three-quarter century!

Three quarters of century

© Colonialist October 2015 (WordPress)
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Active septic geranium who plays with words writing fantasy novels and professionally editing, with notes writing classical music, and with riding a mountain bike, horses and dinghies.
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33 Responses to Really Awful Tr-AGED-y

  1. Happy belated birthday 🎉🎂💥😀

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  2. Zirkie says:

    I hope you had a wonderful day, Col! Blessings for the year ahead!

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  3. equinoxio21 says:

    Many happy re-runs of the day.
    🙂
    (Did I spell that rite?)

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  4. Alexis V… aaagh!!!! I accord you the highest possible honour: fleeing from the room screaming and holding my nose.

    A very happy 75th to you – wishing you many more years in which to inflict vile puns upon the innocent populace.

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  5. calmgrove says:

    I thought I’d post a com-ODE-y
    In response to your said tr-AGE-dy
    But when I found the pun don’t fit
    I had to take my leave of it
    And wish you every bit of cheer
    As you head t’wards your hundredth year.

    To a noble Col-league for services rendered to all or most of the Muses

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  6. gipsika says:

    Happy Birthday, Col! May there be many many more, with your vitality and joy for life you need to go at least to 120! 🙂

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  7. happy 75 th Birthday…you are one year younger than me

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  8. libraschild says:

    happy happy birthday col!

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  9. Ruth2Day says:

    Major whoop, whoop to you 🙂

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  10. Stephanie Haahjem says:

    To me you’ll always be Twenty-three (about the age you were when I last saw you). I am exactly 10 years and 3 days younger than you! Wishing you health, wealth and happiness in the year to come.
    Love,
    Steph.

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    • colonialist says:

      That would still have been before my development of upper-lip decoration, even.
      Felicitations on your own milestone birthday!
      Incredible to remember you as baby and toddler.
      Thanks very much.

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  11. newsferret says:

    Have great day Les, congratulations and welcome to the Club.

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  12. Andrew says:

    Happy Birthday, baas ☺

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  13. Well done youngster! Happy birthday.
    love,
    ViV

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  14. Tom Merriman says:

    Very many happy returns of the day, Col!

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  15. Arkenaten says:

    Hopefully it will be a while before you have to display a Granny Weatherwax type sign that reads:
    ”I ATE’NT DEAD”
    when you take a nap.
    A very happy birthday, Les.

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  16. disperser says:

    A welcomed milestone, to be sure. Enjoy any celebrations of the event.

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  17. etinkerbell says:

    Well, happy birthday! Wish you all the best. Stefy. 🙂

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