Herbert Nehrlich

Rookie (04 October 1943 / Germany)

Puzzle - Poem by Herbert Nehrlich

A paperclip
went on a trip
it had remained
and been retained
inside a bunch of documents.
It did enjoy
though not a toy
the sights and sounds
and grassy grounds
of this strange world
when it was hurled
into the sky
the question why
did not occur
it was a blur
but nonetheless
as you can guess
it went astray
and to this day
it is a riddle
I'm in the middle.

The puzzle of the paperclip
it's something that I mean to skip.

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  • (6/26/2005 11:56:00 AM)

    l feel somewhat puzzled, by your Puzzle poem. (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, June 26, 2005

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