Lawrence S. Pertillar
Lawrence S. Pertillar Poems
$10 A Gallon?
$10 a gallon?
'Does that really matter now?
When it approached
One dollar per gallon...
You should have voiced your concern then!
Not when your pockets have gotten thin.
And deepened to hold more lint!
You want to make cents?
Put these sunglasses on.
Grab a twig from a bush...
And get to begging!
You might gain some sympathy,
From someone who recognizes you are in disguise.
And they are in the mood,
To share with you their good attitude.
IF they have some of 'that' left! '
Each Sunday After Easter
There has been four phases of the Moon,
Each Sunday after Easter.
Which was April Fool's Day.
On the 8th of April,
The last quarter appeared.
On the 15th seven days away from the 8th,
New was the Moon to allow some to meditate.
The first quarter came to inspire desires wished.
And the Moon full and bright on the 29th,