Herbert Nehrlich Poems

Hit Title Date Added
1361.
No Limerick

There was a boy from Baltimore
no peers did like his style
perhaps a haemorrhoidal sore
(they also call it pile)
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1362.
From The Selection 'Confucius Says' *

Passionate kiss will
like spiderweb soon open
fly of man in heat.
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1363.
Haiku

1364.
What Is Poetry

Poetry is not
what some suppose in error
to be emotions.
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1365.
Holy

He drank the wine
behind the altar
in solitude, for God.
A roach had fallen in
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1366.
A Limerick Collection (26)

An aging, cantankerous Jew
thought the blood in his body was blue.
Said his Aryan friend
'it's most likely a blend,
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1367.
Sunrise Is At Seven !

As he rolls out of bed,
cotton sheets tangled
the usual sense of urgency
like unwanted regurgitation
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1368.
On Abuse

Accepting, if I did, from you
the thing you give, it's called abuse
would mean I am no longer true
to my own self, who needs to choose
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1369.
Choisir

She felt his hand,
the hand that had
the previous night
caressed that wife,
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1370.
Heisenberg

Even Einstein couldn't handle the idea of
quantum mechanics, it was too radical,
after all, there was the comfort of that Newton,
a fine scholar who believed in predictability.
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