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post #1 of 10 Old 12-14-2009, 09:57 PM Thread Starter
A Christmas poem.

Some of these fish mentioned probably can't live together but hey, it's just a poem. lol Is there such a thing as a 100 gallon bowfront tank? lol

The 12 days of Christmas, Tropical Fish Keeping style.

On the first day of Christmas my true love gave to me
A 100 gallon bowfront tank.
On the second day of Christmas my true love gave to me
2 dojo loaches and a 100 gallon bowfront tank.
On the third day of Christmas my true love gave to me
3 midas cichlids, 2 dojo loaches and a 100 gallon bowfront tank.
On the fourth day of Christmas my true love gave to me
4 zebra danios, 3 midas cichlids, 2 dojo loaches and a 100 gallon bowfront tank.
On the fifth day of Christmas my true love gave to me
5 golden pencilfish, 4 zebra danios, 3 midas cichlids, 2 dojo loaches and a 100 gallon bowfront tank.
On the 6th day of Christmas my true love gave to me
6 panda cories, 5 golden pencilfish, 4 zebra danios, 3 midas cichlids, 2 dojo loaches and a 100 gallon bowfront tank.
On the 7th day of Christmas my true love gave to me
7 neon tetras, 6 panda cories, 5 golden pencilfish, 4 zebra danios, 3 midas cichlids, 2 dojo loaches and a 100 gallon bowfront tank.
On the 8th day of Christmas my true love gave to me
8 sunset platies, 7 neon tetras, 6 panda cories, 5 golden pencilfish, 4 zebra danios, 3 midas cichlids, 2 dojo loaches and a 100 gallon bowfront tank.
On the ninth day of Christmas my true love gave to me
9 silver dollars, 8 sunset platies, 7 neon tetras, 6 panda cories, 5 golden pencilfish, 4 zebra danios, 3 midas cichlids, 2 dojo loaches and a 100 gallon bowfront tank.
On the 10th day of Christmas my true love gave to me
10 dalmation mollies, 9 silver dollars, 8 sunset platies, 7 neon tetras, 6 panda cories, 5 golden pencilfish, 4 zebra danios, 3 midas cichlids, 2 dojo loaches and a 100 gallon bowfront tank.
On the 11th day of Christmas my true love gave to me
11 tiger barbs, 10 dalmation mollies, 9 silver dollars, 8 sunset platies, 7 neon tetras, 6 panda cories, 5 golden pencilfish, 4 zebra danios, 3 midas cichlids, 2 dojo loaches and a 100 gallon bowfront tank.
On the 12th day of Christmas my tank was OVERSTOCKED!!!
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post #2 of 10 Old 12-15-2009, 03:42 PM
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Wow Drama, I think you're gonna need a bigger tank!!!LOL. Being that I only know saltwater fish, I only know what 2 of those fish look like.

Ain't like going down to the pond, cetching bluegills and tommy cats!
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post #3 of 10 Old 12-15-2009, 03:51 PM Thread Starter
lol!! Thats why I said on the 12th day my tank was overstocked. WAY overstocked, I think.lol
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post #4 of 10 Old 12-24-2009, 11:48 PM Thread Starter
I guess no one likes my attempt at poetry! lol
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post #5 of 10 Old 12-25-2009, 01:17 AM
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How remiss of me not to tell you, I loved your poetry. But...why was not one fish I keep not named in your poem??

If you don't stand up for something you'll fall for anything...
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post #6 of 10 Old 12-25-2009, 09:28 AM Thread Starter
I should have mentioned discus. lol
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post #7 of 10 Old 12-25-2009, 02:47 PM
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This poem did not rhyme at all...
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post #8 of 10 Old 12-25-2009, 05:37 PM
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This poem did not rhyme at all...
It wasn't suppose to! But, you knew that, right??

If you don't stand up for something you'll fall for anything...
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post #9 of 10 Old 12-25-2009, 06:13 PM
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This poem did not rhyme at all...
Here's one that rhymes that you might enjoy. There once was a man from Nantucket, oh wait, you probably already know that one!!

Ain't like going down to the pond, cetching bluegills and tommy cats!
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post #10 of 10 Old 12-25-2009, 09:07 PM Thread Starter
No, it isn't supposed to rhyme. lol
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