Herbert Nehrlich

Rookie (04 October 1943 / Germany)

Gina (Limerick)


There once was a sheila named Gina
she would chase from this site a hyena.
So she grabs their small balls
hurls them over the falls
then comes back as a ballerina.

She is good, also fair as a critic
and she hates matters hippocritic
since she likes what I write
and gives others a fright
I would call her brain analytic.

Long ago when I lived in Badena
I was married to Wilhelmina.
But the marriage went bust
no, it didn't lack lust
it is just that I was a Berliner.

Submitted: Saturday, February 11, 2006
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  • Rookie Gina Onyemaechi (2/11/2006 1:32:00 PM)

    Herbie, this had better be about me 'cause if there's another 'Gina' after you then she'd better run for her life! ! : -) (Report) Reply

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