Like Chicken

by Steve Mitchell

sure

some days

it’s tempting

maybe

to drown

my sorrows

or yours

in a glass

most crisp

Salut!

but, no,

you know

honestly

sorrows

make the booze

taste weird

and they get

stuck

in

my teeth

—-

© Steve Mitchell 2017

 

boozetrap

Sorrows, I hardly knew ya…

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