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March 24, 2013

Slow death

In his eyes .... anger, pain, confusion
The alcohol coursing through his veins
To relieve the shaking, the shivering
His mind ..... slowly deteriorating
Going insane
The sweat on his face falls like rain
Like all addicts, the next ' fix' is on his brain
When I look into his eyes filled with with all the anger, pain and confusion
I see a man who is lost
Lost to the anger ....
Lost to the pain ....
Lost to the confusion ...
Lost in the drink.



The battle of alcoholism.
It sucks.


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5 Comments:

At 3/25/13, 12:21 AM , Blogger Rafael said...

Blaze:

Wow...raw, to the bone, gut check, beautiful. Sending hugs and hope and LOVE--

Rafa

 
At 3/25/13, 8:31 AM , Blogger BamaTrav said...

Of whom do you speak?

 
At 3/25/13, 11:06 AM , Blogger Boxer said...

Beautiful. And hell. xoxo

 
At 3/25/13, 12:05 PM , Blogger BlazngScarlet said...

RAFAEL: These days, it's all I know. Thanks for your support sunshine!
~peace~

BAMATRAV: Well, it could be about my first ex-husband, but it's not. I wrote it for someone very close to me who is struggling.

BOXER: Thank you. Yes. Hell.

 
At 3/28/13, 9:56 PM , Anonymous daisyfae said...

hard to watch. not much to do. you wrote it well... more hugs from my corner of earth.

 

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