Folks in Here

– use drugs
– have nightmares
– act suspiciously

– seem confused
– smell of vomit
– look straight ahead

– change every day
– never sit down
– move like zombies

– hide in cupboards
– drink alcohol
– become secretive

– act real strange
– shout at night
– are staff

 

 

poem © copyright Brian Shirra 2012

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One comment on “Folks in Here

  1. tashtoo says:

    Wasn’t expecting the finish! Great write on a serious topic.

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