A Health Insurance Limerick by Troy Camplin The Society May 19, 2014 Humor, Poetry 1 Comment The cost of insurance was such Its price I could sadly not touch — So I gave all of that To a young bureaucrat And now it costs three times as much! Troy Camplin is an author, poet, and interdisciplinary scholar living in Richardson, Texas. Featured Image: “Doctor and Doll” by Norman Rockwell (1894-1978). Views expressed by individual poets and writers on this website and by commenters do not represent the views of the entire Society. The comments section on regular posts is meant to be a place for civil and fruitful discussion. Pseudonyms are discouraged. The individual poet or writer featured in a post has the ability to remove any or all comments by emailing submissions@ classicalpoets.org with the details and under the subject title “Remove Comment.” Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window) One Response Terence Marin May 19, 2014 There was a young man of good health Who had no interest in wealth “The more that I make The government takes” He said, “so I’ll restrain myself” I went Obamacare shopping And found my bank account dropping The best plan out there Is t’ have no healthcare It will keep my heart from stopping All doctors are forced to treat patients Even if they don’t make payments; Why not let the MDs Treat whoev’r they please; Then watch all the health improvements! Reply Leave a Reply Cancel ReplyYour email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.