Herbert Nehrlich

Rookie (04 October 1943 / Germany)

The Child - Poem by Herbert Nehrlich

A people who
adores its mothers
will travel on a cloud
of high esteem.
Blessed by mothers,
and crowned by God's
most precious gift,
as it pours out
of love's own union.
The child.

This is inspired by long
forgotten words
from the fifties.
Origin unknown.


Comments about The Child by Herbert Nehrlich

  • (9/13/2005 11:13:00 AM)


    Herbert, I really loved this poem. I think a mother is a 'treasure' that should be appreciated daily. For me, I am so...jealous when I see people with their mother. I envy anyone that has a strong bond between themselves and their mom. Beautiful poem. Sincerely, Mary (Report) Reply

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  • (9/12/2005 9:02:00 PM)


    Mothers should always be held in high esteem......but not often enough..good write! (Report) Reply

  • Theorem Thetruthserum (9/11/2005 11:33:00 PM)


    That's cool to bring back an old idea and being inspired by it. I liked this one...it's fresh. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, September 11, 2005



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