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Drowning

The downside to drinking is sinking,
a depression of grey and black,
there are no leaves on the trees,
they lay dormant by the gutterside.

Kids laughter morphs into a migraine,
ive not heard a bird sing for years,
unmanaged debt haunts me,
a happy face eludes me at every turn

the pain is tearing at my soul,
water pertudes from everywhere,
except my eyes,
i fail to recognise the man looking at me,
as i walk past the mirror shop,

Deep guzzaling breaths.....then drink.

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  1. Date: 10/30/2011 9:47:00 AM
    No future there. Nowhere to go but up.

    wood Avatar dean wood
    Date: 10/31/2011 6:29:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    and on route i am. thanks our kid.deano