Wednesday, February 27, 2008

In Memorium

You're never 2 Down, we're assured;
4 Across 80 years you've endured
With a clear optimism
That defies cynicism
And truly transcends the cross word.

The above limerick was written in honor of Eileen's 80th birthday. She was no celebrity, but just a remarkably kind and loving woman who inspired the Savant's love of words and worplay.


mouse (aka kimy) said...

lovely tribute. sweet dreams, sweet eileen. you did good as a muse - at least for l.s.

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