Treasure Island

Clete Peters


Drink


Drink
A month of booze.
Sex.
Pills.
Desperation
Disgui sed as delight
Delight brought crashing down by
A crippling hangover
Only to be cured by a drink

Drink
A union forged in hell
Unholy yet strangely easy.
Giving yourselves, as
An offering to the Demon
Who only comes out when you
Drink

Submitted: Wednesday, April 10, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, October 08, 2013

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