Lawrence S. Pertillar
Lawrence S. Pertillar Poems
|18321.||Michael Joseph Jackson||6/25/2009|
|18322.||' The Freed Of Getting Frisked At Your Risk Foundation '||5/25/2011|
|18323.||(the) Fate Of Fatal Lovers||3/14/2009|
|18324.||(the) Benefit Of Needless Conflict||4/12/2009|
|18325.||(the) Budding Grace Of April||4/28/2007|
|18326.||(the) Bigger Lie||5/14/2009|
|18327.||A Broken Heart Within||9/25/2007|
|18328.||$5 A Barrel Of What?||3/6/2008|
|18329.||(the) Acceptance Of A Nothingness||5/9/2009|
|18330.||$10 A Gallon?||3/18/2008|
$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! '
Not Of Your Interest
Don't think you know me to know me less.
Or perceive you can show me,
What from you I will accept.
My experiences are many.
And my mistakes to have made,
I don't intend to repeat.
Failing to get up on my feet to walk tall,
Have been the best moments of my life.
To recognize those,