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Eila Mahima Jaipaul

Rookie (11/26/1971 / New York)

I Got It Bad


I heated my tea twice

went upstairs and came down
only once though...

stood and watched the laundry spin

held the dish-brush, and put it back
yeah, that was a mistake...

smoked a cigarette,
and wrote a poem

you're right
I got it bad.

Submitted: Friday, January 13, 2006

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  • Rookie - 110 Points Ernestine Northover (1/13/2006 3:43:00 PM)

    How about taking a couple of paracetamol tablets, Eila, they are said to calm down any inflammation whether it be in the brain or the braun. They might even help with 'inspiration' you never know. Good thinking. Love Ernestine XXX (Report) Reply

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