The taste of babool
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kira
kira Ig:@kira_the_wordsmith
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I'm not sure with the title, might change it later.

The taste of babool

Grief, I clench it 'tween my teeth

Grief, I clench it 'tween my teeth while smiling at a kid in street,

his strawberry lollipop seems

his strawberry lollipop seems much more sweet, than my life

I hope he doesn't grow into me, or you,

I hope he becomes whatever his heart wants to

a poet, a judge or a young hippie

the cheap whisky doesn't taste bad

the cheap whisky doesn't taste bad especially on days like this, when the kid

the cheap whisky doesn't taste bad especially on days like this, when the kid is in torn clothes, bare feet, smiling widely at me,

May God bless him, I mumble before

May God bless him, I mumble before turning my car keys.

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