Burnt Tongue

April 7, 2014
coffee is like you, like us
burns my tongue
leaves my lips scorned with
a bad taste lingering in my mouth
it is an everyday thing
a must
a drug
I like my coffee like your soul
black as night
cheap and common
like your lies
You're the average cup of joe

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BenatarFreeborn This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Apr. 28, 2014 at 3:14 pm
Thank you so much!! i will for sure.
Scrumie_9 said...
Apr. 28, 2014 at 2:54 pm
Great poem! Keep up the good work! Check out some of my pieces if you dont mind
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