Herbert Nehrlich Poems

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441.
Polygamy

You say a man is never free
unless he likes polygamy.
Insatiable, keen to play?
Let me correct you if I may.
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442.
Do Write It Down

Those tiny moths
that are
in their dimension
just thoughts.....
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443.
I Smile, My Love

Remember when we met,
we were a bit perplexed.
We searched the bay
and all its parks, some green
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444.
I Call On You

I will, of course, be one
who listens to you, God.
Let not my past be proof
all to the contrary; it is
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445.
Valpolicella

I saw you in that bottle.
The more I looked
the more I drank
the more you stripped
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446.
God's Error

And God did know
the time would come
when all the birds were silent
and rivers stopped.
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447.
Two Poets Meet In Queensland Heat

My travels on that day
had led me to Dan Murphy.
The biggest liquor store
in all of our Down Under.
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448.
Deceit

It was a single dropp of dew
first scraped together by tiny feet
of two Rockhampton bugs,
that fell into the eye of the untamed shrew
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449.
Limerick For Raynette

I was resting my bones and my mind
as my e-mails did get far behind,
when a message came through
and did come from you
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450.
Spider Gus

A spider lived in our shower.
I named him Gus, he was a perv,
would hang there hour after hour,
quite motionless, with steely nerve.
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