Liquid Courage (2)

liquid courage you said
with a condescending smile
not understanding
it wasn't courage
but an expulsion
born of cowardice
the thought heartbreaking
the option breaking my heart
so I broke my heart
in a gasp
let my blood run cold
out to cover
my screaming mind
as something died

by alex haywood

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Powerful piece Alex spilling your feelings is way to great poetry. Séamus