‘i can control my own destiny’
i told you i’d stop drinking.
listen, i’m going to die one of two ways:
under the constant rolling of your eyes
or weighted with a bloated liver.
so when the reaper comes calling
i’ll go happily
free of your shit
a scotch in my hand.
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