future developments: a limerick.

When I was younger, my family and I would talk
About what we thought the future might unlock
Sure, we’ve got lots of tiny tech
Digital music replaced the tape deck
But I still want to know… Where are the moving sidewalks?




Written for Mind and Life Matters limerick poetry challenge – prompt: future
© what sandra thinks

About what sandra thinks

Sandra is a writer, blogger, poet, artist, emotional disaster. She thinks far too much and sleeps far too little. Sandra lives in the Northeastern U.S. but dreams of an oceanfront home in Italy, but she would settle for a non-oceanfront home in Italy, too. She loves books, brutal honesty, coffee, and the color black. She hates insincerity, beer, whipped cream, and facebook. And she is uncomfortable talking about herself in the third person.
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38 Responses to future developments: a limerick.

  1. I know!! I want Jane’s kitchen 🙂

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  2. Meg Sorick says:

    Yes! To Rosie the housekeeper! That would take care of about half my current problems…. 😀

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  3. Kay says:

    Haha! Love it.

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  4. VictoryInTrouble says:

    Ha! Yeah! And I was promised flying cars!!

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  5. Josh Wrenn says:

    Airports. But yeah, where is Rosie?

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  6. Mahared Wynn says:

    And the apartment buildings that raise up above the rain! Love it, Sandra!

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  7. Lady G says:

    The moving sidewalks are at Hartsfield-Jackson (ATL) International Airport. LOL!!! I love those things! We need them everywhere!
    Cool post 🙂

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  8. draliman says:

    Yeah! And the flying cars!

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  9. magarisa says:

    What a delightful limerick! I love it!

    Liked by 1 person

  10. Ohh I love this limerick and the Jetsons! 😀
    Even I was told that by the I was a grown up, we would have flying cars and moving sidewalks!! Where is it, I ask!!

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