Herbert Nehrlich

Rookie (04 October 1943 / Germany)

That Was Then!

Poem by Herbert Nehrlich

How times have changed!
I used to open letters from my girl
so carefully-
and touch the pre-licked glue
just lightly with my lips.

Today, it's self-stick all the way -
and smudges on the screen of my computer.


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  • Herbert Nehrlich1 (11/20/2004 7:21:00 PM)

    I figured I was flashing a bit.(Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, November 18, 2004