Report Abuse Home > Poetry > Limerick > There Once Was A Mean Teacher There Once Was A Mean Teacher By Anna41, Dumfries, United Kingdom More by this author Who resembled a kind preacher, She taught limerick, While we acted thick, She wasn't a very nice creature. « Previous article More by this author Next article » Join the Discussion This article has 2 comments. Post your own! Report abuse jazzwarrior said... today at 4:39 pm: I like this poem. It was short and funny, just as limericks are supposed to be. The worst thing in life is to have a bad teacher. Nicely done. Report abuse BrandybuckTook said... Jul. 14 at 4:52 pm: ^u^ Mean teachers. I can relate. Good job! It was short and sweet.