Treasure Island

Herbert Nehrlich

(04 October 1943 / Germany)

Just Another Limerick


There once was a copper named Drake,
he was searching the board for a snake
but the snake stuck around
and was thus never found.
Could it be that this Drake is a fake?

He is hiding and may just be snoozing.
No one finds this inaction amusing.
If he doesn't proceed
with a head choppin' deed
we will soon be just silently boozing.

Submitted: Thursday, September 28, 2006
Edited: Saturday, September 25, 2010

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