Always Read The Label

Drugs, drugs and more drugs
Boiling milk in pyrex jugs
Prioderm for itchy bugs
Cotton buds for dirty lugs

Swallow hole or rub it in
Spray it lightly, spread it thin
Do just what it says on the tin
And wash it all down with a double gin

Written on September 2009

This poem is part of the Poetry Book “Positively Poetic – Volume 3

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ALL POEMS ©2015 DARREN SCANLON. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. * Words and music have always played a major role in my life. A life without being able to enjoy music and express in words would be, for me, empty and cold.I have been writing since age 16, some 30+ years now but have only recently started publishing my works. Since doing so in Dec 2013, I have published 4 novels and 5 volumes of poetry, (available on Amazon.co.uk).My words are my life. If they touch you in any way, if you are able to take something from them, then my work has achieved its goal and I am a happy man.Welcome to my world. Darren.
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