Lawrence S. Pertillar

Gold Star - 61,493 Points (February/'47 / Connecticut, USA)

Lawrence S. Pertillar Poems

18441. A Broken Heart Within 9/25/2007
18442. $5 A Barrel Of What? 3/6/2008
18443. (the) Acceptance Of A Nothingness 5/9/2009
18444. $10 A Gallon? 3/18/2008

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Best Poem of Lawrence S. Pertillar

$10 A Gallon?

$10 a gallon?
For what?

'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!
MAYBE...
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! '

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Jarring Is The Image

Jaw dropping and jarring.
Is the image.
Of one with a childish disposition.
Placed in a position to set policy.
With a changing of conditions.
That upsets a once expected normalcy.
Although approved and followed.
This mentality.
To have made a difference,

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