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Best Drown Your Sorrows Poems

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No Mans Land
A brand new development for you and me
A gated community you just have to see.
Situated on the plains of deep despair
A rocky road will lead...

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Categories: drown your sorrows, life, placescommunity,
Form: Rhyme



Pain all Over
Though you're not there
You still leave a presence
Thinking of happiness gives you the chills
Like a kid opening christmas presents
At night you drown your sorrows
But tonight...

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Categories: drown your sorrows, art, change, how i
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member WHY TRUST
Love?  But he always hurt you.  

Can’t leave the punk?  But he is abusive.  

In too deep?  Just leave him!...

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Categories: drown your sorrows, abuse, analogy, conflict, feelings,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member ALCOHOL
ALCOHOL

When I turned twenty, I started to drink
It made me feel like a man, I think
But I found out I was mistaken
Lost in a fog...

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Categories: drown your sorrows, abuse, addiction, destiny, drink,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Politicians and Promises
Politicians and Promises
By Franklin Price
8/28/2015

Politicians and promises 
Are quite synonymous
If they do not keep them
That is no surprise to us

Will tell us what we want...

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Categories: drown your sorrows, political, pollution,
Form: Rhyme



Addict
Empty promises
Empty pill bottles
Drive fast, hit the throttle
You're an addict darling,
Let's face it.
It's the start
And you're not gonna make it.

Run from your problems
Run from your...

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Categories: drown your sorrows, abuse, addiction, dark, drug,
Form: Lyric
World of Lies
Disclaimer: The quoted stanzas are not my words, I found them online and they inspired me to write this poem. The credit for the lines...

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Categories: drown your sorrows, angst, death, emo, grief,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A constellation in my head
Gazing up into the sky
A falling star catches my eye
Surrounded by the brightest moon

A memory soon floods my head
Of all the things we left unsaid
Misalignment...

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Categories: drown your sorrows, betrayal, conflict, confusion,
Form: Free verse
A Little Too Far South
Prevented by chains of numeric organization
Ready for more but only stuck in contemplation

Just like a soldier told “Stay at your station”
Liberty and justice, now that’s...

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Categories: drown your sorrows, political, sad, urban, time,
Form: I do not know?
Fake
Everyone is a fake,
You are just your mother's stupid mistake.
No one loves you for who you are.
Just drown your sorrows in a bar.
...

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Categories: drown your sorrows, caregiving, people, sad,
Form: Couplet
My Brother's Keeper
My brother’s keeper, four glass walls
amber liquid in a bottle.
Drink after drink,
hear the glasses clink.
Words as bitter as the gin,
sometimes he lets the liquor win.
Drown...

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Categories: drown your sorrows, addiction, depression, poetry, truth,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Morons Are Governing Again
Smoke drifts from the smokestacks
On dark and gloomy days
Just before the first rains of Summer
Crates are collected and stacked
And thrown onto the conveyor belt
So they...

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Categories: drown your sorrows, america, betrayal, conflict, political,
Form: Free verse
A poem.
In the early morning hours I sit and think of a time, a place, a moment it was 
almost twenty years ago,
In the distant I...

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Categories: drown your sorrows, childhood, life, on writing
Form: Free verse
Premium Member FATHER
 FATHER 

Jim Beam, Johnny Walker, Jack Daniels
friends with them all.
Miller, Busch, Ballantine, Schimidt
you held them close.

So busy with your “friends” 
no time for baseball...

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Categories: drown your sorrows, addiction, father, loss,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Freezing Heart
I feel your cold heart freezing
Let me melt those tears away
Drip your tears upon my shoulder
Let me warm your soul setting it on fire

I will...

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Categories: drown your sorrows, love, mystery,
Form: Free verse