The Bigtime

Image showing a writing book and a quill

They laughed when I said
I would be comedian.
They’re not laughing now.

An old joke by a prolific UK comedian called Bob Monkhouse. I just structured it.

Author: Mister Bump UK

Designed/developed IT systems for banks, but had a stroke in 2016, aged 48. Returned to developing from home, plus do some voluntary work. Married, with a grown-up, left-home daughter.

12 thoughts on “The Bigtime”

        1. I struggle with them. It is skillful on the part of the writer, verging on the smart-ass. I’m not convinced the reader gains anything much. But I do like the use of double entendres to give different meanings.

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