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A SIP TO SLIP

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A SIP TO SLIP

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It was as if her world was spinning,
She tried to get hold of herself,
As she fell into  a nearby couch,
She slips into the past in anguish;
~She smiles as He caresses her hand,
They met in high school on beach sand,
And since then,They`ve been good lovers,
Good memories flow in like spring,
Theirs was ordained with a circled ring,
Until that car crash ,that brought  great pain,
Johnny`s life was cut short abruptly,
~She woke up,still dazed with sadness,
She belched and staggered off to the shelf
to pour more~and~slip into oblivion.


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  1. Date: 12/10/2012 4:21:00 PM
    congrats on your win Olusegun.....I did one on this subject also..... best wishes

  1. Date: 12/10/2012 6:36:00 AM
    Congratulations on your HM Olusegun xx

  1. Date: 12/10/2012 12:39:00 AM
    This poem hits bulls eye! A WINNER! You are not on top of the list but on my list.............. YESS! :-) Ellie Daphne

  1. Date: 12/9/2012 2:56:00 PM
    Olusegun, congratulations with your awesome win..in the Skitty Skat Contest.... thank you for everything. ~Always & Forever~ PD

  1. Date: 12/9/2012 2:28:00 PM
    Congrats in my contest, . ~SKAT

  1. Date: 4/25/2012 4:11:00 PM
    YOu made a full story to explain her need to "sip" Good luck in the contest, my friend.

  1. Date: 4/23/2012 8:50:00 PM
    Hi Olusegun...true story?...such a drug to hide such pain...enjoyed your sip to slip verse this evening. Thanks for sharing this most unfortunate story. Love, Gwendolen

  1. Date: 4/19/2012 1:35:00 AM
    Great write..

  1. Date: 4/17/2012 9:00:00 PM
    Olusegun, one can only pour more and slip... your poem, is much deep... and has raw emotions i can feel... sad .... thank you for sharing..pd