Teach others the doctrine that’s sound;
And to God, make sure your heart’s bound;
I’m so tired, I feel old
With no cloak, I am cold …
Yet, by Jesus, I soon will be crowned!
COMMENTARY: This limerick is based upon Paul’s request in 2nd Timothy 4:21. See also 2nd Timothy 2:2 & 4:1-3 & 4:8-9 & 4:13. (Painting of the apostle Paul, in prison, by Rembrandt, AD1627.)