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Same Bottle Different Tastes - Poem by LINET SABASTIAN

I took this drink when I was stressed
I never had enough of it
It tasted bitter but I kept sipping
My sorrows were gone for a moment
And for some time it all seemed well
When I was happy I took the same drink
I was excited, I danced and danced
I had fun and it tasted sweet
When I was anxious it kept me calm
It kept me engaged for some time
I did not think about anything for some time
When I took more than enough it made me stagger
I promised myself never to touch it again

This sweet bitter alcohol from the same bottle
It has different tastes
It makes me act differently.

Topic(s) of this poem: alcohol

Form: Blank Verse

Poet's Notes about The Poem

Alcohol causes before to act differently, the same alcohol.

Comments about Same Bottle Different Tastes by LINET SABASTIAN

  • Mark Otieno (8/22/2017 12:08:00 PM)

    Its a beautiful piece...
    i like it!

    Linet SabastianLinet Sabastian(8/23/2017 2:23:00 AM)

    Thank you Mark

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  • Edward Kofi LouisEdward Kofi Louis (8/6/2017 10:48:00 AM)

    It tasted sweet! ! Thanks for sharing this poem with us. (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Poem Edited: Thursday, July 13, 2017

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