Douglas Scotney

Gold Star - 42,518 Points (boomer / Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia. Resides in Adelaide)

Gambling, Alcohol And Sport - Poem by Douglas Scotney

A drunk footballer
bonks a dog,
someone takes a pic
and sells it to the papers.

One step removed
from sport making money from booze
is it making money from gambling on sport

for you'll bonk a dog
if you've had a few
what you wouldn't do
if you hadn't.

Topic(s) of this poem: alcohol, gambling, sport

Comments about Gambling, Alcohol And Sport by Douglas Scotney

  • Paul Warren (1/28/2016 5:49:00 AM)

    Young men and alcohol is always a bad mix. I suspect this chap may be one of those who can't drink at all as it reacts in his brain and he is stupid. I think that they should be role models to youth but sadly this doesn't always happen. Thankyou for another great poem. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, January 27, 2016

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