You’re Better Than This

You’ve taken it too far

It’s no longer grief

Hitting up every bar

Can’t sustain relief

 

Don’t let it be a crutch

It’s never an excuse

All this drinking too much

Is just pointless abuse

 

Though tears are still welling

Within bereaved eyes

Your drunkenness is repelling

And far from being wise

 

Do you honestly believe

Those who’ve passed would be proud

That you’ve chosen to grieve

Under a boozy cloud

 

You’re better than this

Take back your control

It won’t bring you bliss

It won’t make you whole

 

Please won’t you think

Of your life tomorrow

It’s impossible to drink

Away all your sorrows

 

 

 

Cameron D Hamilton 08/04/2017

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7 thoughts on “You’re Better Than This

    1. Thank you so much for the support, im glad you liked this. It’s very much an admission of guilt, by writing it and putting it on here it holds me accountable. I think I’m okay but even if I’m not quite, I know I will be.

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