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Canada Dry

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Canada Dry

Apon are arrival once at times seemed questionable
We were greated by none.
Hawaii had spoiled us to all other airport experiences
Were else could a half hunover  yet slighty buzzed  madman
stumble from a plane to encounter a beautiful woman in a grass skirt
and cocunut bra once even now made me thirst for for a pina collada.

But in in canada there was nothing  to greet us there but cold 
As we stumbbled around dressed like soon to be doomed criminals awaitting trial.

Cananda its slogan should have been.
Welcome to Cannada  it's really dam cold.
But we knew where to find warmth in this enviroment.
Or for that matter any enviroment.
For we were drunks or as i liked to think of it consistant drinkers 

And on are journey into this land of freezing weather maple syrup
and ice hockey.
We had one true goal.
we had come to drink Cannada dry.

No bar would go untouched No bottle would not know are name.
we would hit on many women.
Score with a few and say we had slept with many.

I was a religeous man and i needed to get in touch with with the spirts
The spirts of Canadian mist  Jim beam  And my old stand by spirt Gin 


It was a bold mission for which we had set forth.
Are livers were alredy beaten to almost a pulp but 
we still somehow  walked and functioned in disquise of 
semi normal human beings  but nothing was further from the truth

we were writters once ment we were professional crazy people
On a mission to depleet this icey land of its alcohol
an drink canada dry

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  1. Date: 9/24/2010 11:42:00 AM
    Howdy Dr. Gonzo: I like this poem. Seems like you have not submitted anything new. I hope you do, soon. Peace: Sheol

  1. Date: 11/28/2009 10:00:00 AM
    Canada dry... the title is so familiar..excellent writing,,im enjoying,reading and rereadingthis..i guess you are new here,Welcome to the poetry soup site:)your friend over the pond Charma

  1. Date: 10/18/2009 3:04:00 PM
    brother me have a bottle to warm you for me being a irish drinker we will get along fine for me raise me shot and pint in both hands heres to you

  1. Date: 10/14/2009 11:21:00 AM
    YEAH! Sing it, brother! And FYI, Vancouver BC is an excellent city to complete 'the mission' in. Truly, A slurred masterpiece of a poem!