Mar 30Liked by Mary Plantwalker

I wrote this limerick years ago about a woman I knew that wandered into a patch of nettles. She was one of the most positive people I ever met. Instead of cursing or freaking out she cried, "I'm alive!"

There once was a woman from France

Who went for a walk in short pants,

She screamed, “I’m alive!”

Now she’s covered with hives

And feels like she got bit by ants.

These nettles can be made as a tea,

They’re good for your bones and your pee,

You can flog your arthritis

And treat your bronchitis

It’s food and medicine that’s free!"

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That is so fun! Thank you for sharing, Jessie!!

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