Leads Up And Down
For some it is only a drink or
But for others the thirst increases each day
Until all of their
sensibility is gone
Alcohol has taken their respect away.
It's difficult ascending
Much easier climbing back down
More intricate breaking free of
Alcohol addiction has tightly bound.
Firm determination can reap
If desires are genuine and sincere
Self respect once again can
And most of all self respect will reappear.
A mountain trail leads up and
Ralph L. Clark © 2002