I'm a drinker
of views, panoramas, vistas,
an alcoholic
that just needs one more
I can share,
then drink you under the table.

I recall places, people,
faces, names
from foreign shores
and exotic locations.

Hung over,
sometimes forgetting
what I want to remember
and remembering
who I want to forget.

Poetry by shells
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Written on 2014-01-08 at 23:31

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the title of this instantly drew me in, and i was not disappointed. it was every bit as good as a salty dog.

but drink me under the table? seriously? ha.

ken d williams The PoetBay support member heart!
Lifeaolike I am , but just like an alcoholic , or a drugadick , some times the good times are good , the bad times bad , some how keep going back for more , in the hope the good times will roll , just one time.
Ken ( D Williams )

Elle The PoetBay support member heart!
So good to see a Shell's poem here - Here's to us alcoholics who just like to absorb life!

Elle x

You have put a very positive spin on the word "lush." : )

Chaucer Whethers The PoetBay support member heart!
Perfectly executed style lines running true to their source idea.