Herbert Nehrlich Poems

Hit Title Date Added
681.
World Hunger

The door was open
and she came in.
A litre can,
sealed at one end
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682.
Lukewarm

The PEARLY GATE.
And I was next.
St. Peter needs to ask
some simple questions.
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683.
Gardening

Just below the blue horizon
all the earth is lush and green.
Digging, planting supervising
and busier we've never been.
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684.
Be There

I hold you tight my love,
across the violent sea.
They've gone to certain hell,
sunk like a wounded ship
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685.
Peeing In The Sink

With heavy heart I do admit
I pee (but never ever shit)
into the sink, but just at home.
Occasionally I hit the comb
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686.
A Turn-On

I know about perception, yours.
you always seem to know
when impulses descend
down from my brain right to the end
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687.
Lowlifes

By chance they'd been awarded the top flat.
The view was quite stupendous, they agreed,
the drawback was the orange Persian cat
which climbed the balcony and always peed.
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688.
I Needed To

Sober, no worries...safe..as much as anyone
could hope, perhaps control it..but insane...that is
a most delightful rollercoaster.ride;
no buttons, stop or start though, which is, all at once
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689.
Who Is Arguing?

The substance called ascorbic acid
is ordinarily quite placid.
A potent anti-oxidant
it cannot be a sycophant.
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690.
I Am Not An Alcoholic

But mother, I am always fine
and yes, I did receive the wine
your package came on Monday night
the gift was wonderful, just right.
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