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Queueing Gnomes

By pamelajean
(Regarding my title and the "e" in queueing, I read on the internet that "You have to use Queueing as it is the word with the longest consecutive use of vowels. Anyway, who can resist a word with five vowels in a row?")

The garden is getting a lot of attention at the moment, and it will soon be time for me to uncover the painting paraphernalia from the shed and set about tarting up my garden ornaments.
Already the gnomes have got wind of the news and are queueing up for their annual makeovers, jostling to be first in line.

Thanks go to mrswoolybill for suggesting this should go into the main photo gallery because people need a laugh right now.

Grateful thanks to those of you who were interested enough in my previous flower post to leave your kind votes and comments.

Pamela.


Tags: Folklore Garden ornaments Humour and fun imaginary creature tiny old man with a beard and pointed hat resembling small misshapen old men dwarflike beings

Voters: Badgerfred, pdunstan_Greymoon, mike9005 and 46 more

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Comments


1 Apr 2020 5:02PM
Singing, "Gnome, gnome on the range ... etc ..." 🎼

Wonderful! 🤣
1 Apr 2020 5:03PM
Brilliant a fun image x
mac Plus
19 8 Scotland
1 Apr 2020 5:09PM
You just require Snow White to make up the set! A nice cheery picture for us all in these sad times.
Ian
mrswoolybill Plus
13 2.3k 2274 United Kingdom
1 Apr 2020 5:14PM
Me first, me first... !!!
Still love it.
Best beware of Sneezy at the moment, obviously.
1 Apr 2020 5:26PM
A very imaginative line up but it looks like they've got gno where to go at the minute! David
chase Plus
15 1.8k 452 England
1 Apr 2020 6:12PM
Love the guy on the left reading his book, great expression.....and he reminds me of someone...I will think on that one Wink
Great suggestion from Moira, worth giving them all an airing.
I want that little watering can...yummy !
LynneJoyce Plus
12 22 101 United Kingdom
1 Apr 2020 7:27PM
Aaaaaargh, they are not social distancing!
taggart Plus
16 47 14 United States
1 Apr 2020 7:47PM
I need these guys--my garden is in. much need of workers with rakes shovels and song!
bricurtis Plus
15 2.3k 50 England
1 Apr 2020 8:37PM
A fun image Pamela - I think the one reading has a book of instructions, whilst the ones with the tools wait in anticipation...... Never seen that spelling in your title before.
franken Plus
18 5.1k 4 United Kingdom
1 Apr 2020 9:28PM
Very good, PamelaSmile
1 Apr 2020 9:44PM
This made me smile Pam..Lin
dales Plus
4 11 Australia
1 Apr 2020 11:13PM
A very delightful image to brighten up the day SmileSmileSmile
Ian
Super image and yes it does bring a smile

Carole
Irishkate Plus
10 42 118 United Kingdom
2 Apr 2020 9:01AM
Some lovely garden friends Pamela.
Thanks for pointing out the sequence of vowels - I'd never noticed that before.
I downloaded Grammarly recently - it corrects every sloppy grammar issue but annoyingly
it suggests American spelling of everything we use a u in - like colour, neighbour, etc.
KateGrin
CaroleS Plus
10 442 3 United Kingdom
2 Apr 2020 10:22AM
Good to keep the sense of humour - I like the order in which you have put them in.Smile
TrevBatWCC Plus
12 13 16 England
2 Apr 2020 2:34PM
Never thought about that, the number of consecutive vowels in the word 'queueing'! Really thought you should have spaced those gnomes 2 metres apart.... 😁 Great presentation, however, Pamela, and given us a much needed laugh 👍
Trev 😀
Fefe Plus
8 53 34 United Kingdom
2 Apr 2020 3:52PM
Great expressions GrinGrinGrin
Diane
Chinga Plus
9 3 2 United Kingdom
2 Apr 2020 10:34PM
They are lovely Pam... What a great find...
Isabel GrinGrin
5 Apr 2020 10:40PM
I see the gnome on the left is researching ideas for his new look since seeing you uncover your painting supplies Pamela! Made me smile 😊 thx
Stay well
Best regards
Walt
johnke Plus
7 223 16 England
8 Apr 2020 12:50PM
Virus free Gnomes, what a good idea for a cute image Pamela, obviously essential workers with all the tools....John
Alfie_P Plus
13 729 2 United Kingdom
28 Jun 2020 9:59PM
"It ain't half hot Mum" Safety in numbers and words with lots of vowels. The Gnome reading has found one with six would you believe and it is ..wait for it EUOUAE. 😲 Excellent image btw😊

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