Monday, July 1, 2013


When life is hectic
when I'm pressed for time
nothing soothes like
tonic and lime—
with gin.

When I'm feeling blue
and catatonic
nothing hits the spot
like lime and tonic—
with gin.

When I'm all tired out
and all done in
nothing rejuvenates
like tonic and gin—
(and oh, for a rhyme)
with lime.

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