Herbert Nehrlich

Rookie (04 October 1943 / Germany)

It Matters Not - Poem by Herbert Nehrlich

He knew, deep down
that reason was suspended.
He would come back
inside a box, or not at all.
The mongrel will, of course
be done away with, Hallelujah.
It is a matter for Justitia.

Man's law will not suffice
I am the Devil's disciple.
It matters not, of course
no, bro', it matters not.

Comments about It Matters Not by Herbert Nehrlich

  • (7/28/2006 7:12:00 PM)

    Kill him all you want in your poems, Herbs, but NOT in real life!

    Harrowing and disturbing piece of writing that certainly inspires a reaction.
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Poem Submitted: Friday, July 28, 2006

Poem Edited: Thursday, August 19, 2010

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