Thank all ye that entered this fine contesty!
Thee winner may be found at @Jazzydacat) an' quite a bit o' pillagin' what wore this ol' cat plum out. I did finally come to, an' discovered thee winner of thee Talk Like a Pirate Day Contest, based on Random.org! T'was none other than this fine pirate if e're there was: ZEE!">this posting. ; )
All ye scallywags and wenches what read me blog!
Be it noted that this day itself be International TALK LIKE A PIRATE DAY!
Twelve years we’ve been talkin’ like pirates on this noble day, and we’re not about to stop now!
Ye may remember my “Blog Like A Pirate Day” from 2011′s Talk Like a Pirate Day, where I taught ye to make a Salty Dog
and use the Pirate Name Generator to discover ye own Pirate Name!
I’ll not have ye lyin’ with yer scurvy tongues sayin’ that ye did not know about t’day!
Therefore be ye now apprised of the gravity of thee situation and prepare yeself fer thee onslaught o’ Talk Like a Pirate Day lingo t’ be greetin’ ye this day!
This is where I’ll be hiding out with me da today. We’ll be yellin’ like pirates out our window at landlubbing scallywag passersby on Hollywood Boulevard, while me mum’s galavanting in Colorado at her BlogPaws Staff Summit.
They’d best be meetin’ like pirates if they know what’s good for them!
At least pass ’round the rum, buckies!
THE CONTEST BE HERE!
So last month I posted about a lovely portrait a wee lass smartly made for me
and suggested a Giveaway of a similar custom portrait might just be on thee horizon…
Lo and behold!
Now you have a chance to win a swashbucklin’ portrait of yer pet from Fotos2Art.
The winner shall win a very dashing image of the pet of their choosing in me own stance and swashbuckling garb!
Enter the Talk Like a Pirate Contest – Mandatory Part:
Leave a comment below with a comment in yer best Pirate patoisas to which wee animal you’d like the buxom Kerri to waste moments of her young life ont’ create yer swashbuckling pirate portrait! (I’ll give ye some links t’ train yer tongue in the speech of the Pirate below.)
Non – Mandatory, yet Smart None-the-Less Additional Way to Enter:
Leave a second comment tweeting about this giveway linking back to this page
for another chance to win
Must be 18 years or older. International pirates encouraged to apply!
Thee contest will end at 11:59 pm PDT on Friday September 20th, in the year of our Lord 2013,
and a random winner shall be chosen and this fortune be theirs.
Enter now! Winner to be chosen at midnight PDT Friday night!
Since it’s fallin’ during International Pet Blogger Month -
woe be t’ the pet blogger what does ‘na abide by thee pirate talking tradition of this day.
Anyone of me mateys what dare to speak as a landlubber on this so glorious a day in reply t’ this wee notice, shall be rudely rebuked and eliminated from the contest by whatever means we deem appropriate dependent upon our mood and consumption of rum at the time – and ye have me word on that!
T’ spare ye any embarrassment, flogging, or worse, here are some sites that can help you with your Pirate patois:
T’ best o’ luck t’ you, me buckos!
Thank ye to Miss Kerri for offering this giveaway t’ me readers!
Check out the Fotos2Art Etsy page of treasures!
(Gift giving holidays are approachin’ ye ken!)
Disclaimer: I purchased several portraits from Kerri on her Etsy site.
She is donating a custom portrait for one of my readers, for this giveaway.
I am not being compensated for this giveaway, aside from the portrait Kerri will be creating for the winner.