That is Priceless by Steve Melcher for December 01, 2023

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    BE THIS GUY  5 months ago

    My original post from 2018:

    Dog: This guy makes one move on her, his ankle gets it!

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    Say What Now‽ Premium Member 5 months ago

    My original comment: “Would it impress you if I went over this waterfall in a barrel?”

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    rmremail  5 months ago

    Yup, That’s where I dropped your husband… So what are your plans, now that you’re a rich young widow?

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    rmremail  5 months ago
    Marybeth strongly considers the pros and cons of throwing herself into the river as George kept nattering on like a love crazed squirrel
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    Bilan  5 months ago

    Everybody’s skinny-dippy these days. C’mon!

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    PraiseofFolly  5 months ago

    Quoting from a hymn he was in the process of writing, poetic young Isaac Watts smoothly feeds his lady friend a line as to why they should “gather ye rosebuds why ye may”! —

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    “The busy tribes of flesh and blood,

    With all their lives and cares,

    Are carried downwards by thy flood,

    And lost in following years.

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    “Time, like an ever-rolling stream,

    Bears all its sons away;

    They fly forgotten, as a dream

    Dies at the opening day.”

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    https://www.poetryfoundation.Org/poems/50583/our-god-our-help

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    The romantic Spell was broken, however, when a mass of wriggling tadpoles inopportunely took that moment to sweep en masse along the brook. The couple both took it as a sign to put the brakes on things, before the inter-action became inter-lewd and ended up becoming inter-something else.

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    https://poets.Org/poem/virgins-make-much-time

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    Solstice*1947  5 months ago

    /// Geoff brought Emma to The Trysting Place,

    where a couple could court face-to-face.

    From that small wooden bridge

    on a desolate ridge,

    Emma vanished, not leaving a trace.

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    mokspr Premium Member 5 months ago

    It was then that Geoffrey found out that Veronica was into “water sports”.

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    Exasperated999  5 months ago

    Ticking away the moments that make up a dull day…

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    blackman2732  5 months ago

    Veronica prayed for a divine interruption. Her date babbled more than the brook.

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    phritzg Premium Member 5 months ago

    If this is all it takes to make him pee, a honeymoon in Niagara Falls is out of the question.

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    Econ01  5 months ago

    Weir are we?

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    Egrayjames  5 months ago

    Emma…Are you thinking the same thing I’m thinking? But where are we going to get rubber pants?

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    jdculhane46  5 months ago

    I would love to go skinny dipping, but the dog is watching

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    garcoa  5 months ago

    Why did you drop the ring in the brook, Emma? Now I will have to go buy another box of CrackerJacks.

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    Call me Ishmael  5 months ago

    You must remember “thist”/

    A tryst is still a tryst/

    A meeting “on the sly”/

    Two people giving love a try:/

    One wonders why….///

    A meeting in the wood/

    They’re both up to no good/

    Each to their spouse did lie-/

    If they get caught, someone may die:/

    One wonders why…///

    Each made a marriage- possibly perforce-/

    Shortly thereafter ravaged by remorse/

    Finding “real love”- not waiting to divorce,/

    Their trysts to justify..///

    It’s still the same old story/

    Sometimes the tale gets gory/

    (One hopes this one stays dry !)/

    But something always goes awry../

    One wonders why ..

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    Call me Ishmael  5 months ago

    To the bridge they were wont to trudge/

    Where they each aired a lingering grudge/

    Then, the grudge being aired/

    To their home they repaired/

    Unresolved- because neither would budge…

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    Blaidd Drwg Premium Member 5 months ago

    He planned to make out with the pretty film star, Over a stream near a secluded sand bar, But when they finally got there, And she was too tired to really care, He realized he had chosen a Bridge Too Far

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    The Wolf In Your Midst  5 months ago

    “Don’t even think about it, Edgar. It’s cold out, the railing couldn’t handle the strain, and by the time you got all my skirts hiked up it’d be time to go home.”

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    Calvins Brother  5 months ago

    “You know, come to think of it, I’d rather be fishing.”

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    MuddyUSA  Premium Member 5 months ago

    Emma: No Herman, I am not a fish out of the water……….

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    PoodleGroomer  5 months ago

    Have him hang it over the side and see if it is going to be worthwhile.

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    mabrndt Premium Member 5 months ago

    The Trysting PLace

    Paste (including the quote marks) 

    "Category:People on bridges in art" Wikimedia 

    (syntax supported by the Google, Bing, Yahoo, DuckDuckGo, and Ecosia search engines) in the browser address bar (or search for it using one of those search engines) and choose the first Category: found, and once there find the text string Trysting, and click its link for info and links that point to more info about this roughly B4 paper size painting. 

    Again, a larger strip image is shown by merely clicking the image in Mr. Melcher’s THROWBACK FRIDAY: MASTERPIECE #2033 (9/6/18) (November 29, 2023) blog entry, accessible by the Check out the blog! box after the last comment. I have added a comment there pointing to my blog comment pointing to info about this artist I used to point to here. So far, 45 works by this artist have been used here (56 times total, including this Throwback Friday, and 10 prior repeats), the September 6, 2018, strip being its first use. The August 21, 2023, strip has the prior by him.

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    MissScarlet Premium Member 5 months ago

    I see quite a few trees. Shouldn’t be a problem.

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    Csaw Backnforth  5 months ago

    No, Billie Joe, this is not it. The Tallahatchie Bridge is further down the river. Why do you ask?

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    I wondered, yesterday, where is the famed “Throwback Thursday”. Today, I see it’s been transplanted to Friday…

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    No rain checks on peeing…

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    d1234dick Premium Member 5 months ago

    see honey the gold flecks on the bottom, we will be rich, and I can marry my boyfriend

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    Running Buffalo Premium Member 5 months ago

    No response at all from her when I made a phallic reference about my cane.…

    How can I impress her and show her what kind of a man I am?…

    I know! I’ll look down her blouse!

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    Jayalexander  5 months ago

    Why did you ask me if I could swim.Jim?

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    Call me Ishmael  5 months ago

    “Let’s tryst again like we did last summer..” – Chubby Checker

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    Lady loves a joke  5 months ago

    And that’s how he got the name of Peeeeete.

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    Holden Awn  5 months ago

    “Let me help you lift that hem…just so your skirt doesn’t get wet…”

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    anomaly  5 months ago

    “And this is where the sludge empties into the first sedimentation tank. Isn’t it romantic?”

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    Call me Ishmael  5 months ago

    For Monday:

    The model’s sacro-iliac/

    Was swiftly beginning to crack:/

    She was willing to pose/

    Without any clothes/

    But this took her completely aback..

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