Doing The Rinse

Doing The Rinse

A Poem by yinseriv
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Reposting because I can't remember why I deleted it.

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Doing the Rinse
Yinseriv
 
Everything learned about love in my past was held onto
An old bag saved because
I never knew any different.
Like my drug of choice I lovingly placed you in a spoon
Drawn swirling into my life
Injected so I might feel whole.
All this time clean doesn’t equal recovery if I used you
An object to banish
The darkness from my soul.
You’ve given up and left running from my needs
Insanely I replay conversations
Desperate like doing a rinse 

© 2008 yinseriv


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A bag is okay to save but this poem is not... 10 for effort.

Posted 11 Years Ago


What an insightful poem. I love the line "All this time clean doesn't equal recovery if I used you". I can think of no stronger sentence.

Posted 11 Years Ago


I am glad you reposted this poem. It is wonderful. I am adding it to my favorites.

Posted 11 Years Ago



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Added on August 28, 2008

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