Herbert Nehrlich

Rookie (04 October 1943 / Germany)

Deceit - Poem by Herbert Nehrlich

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
who, not the kind that would accept defeat
then turned to her for one last time.
One eye was crying now, it was all hugs
and kisses and not really a crime.

Comments about Deceit by Herbert Nehrlich

  • (10/2/2005 7:16:00 PM)

    Good short poem, Herbert. Liked 'dew first scraped together by tiny feet
    of two Rockhampton bugs'. Thank you.
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Poem Submitted: Sunday, October 2, 2005

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