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This is a poem that my friends and I can relate to. It is an experience I hate and have gone through more than once, with more than one boyfriend - but it happens. It's not that I have never tried drugs myself, but people who abuse them or lie about taking them, are what I have a problem with.

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i can really relate to this poem. this guy i really liked did drugs and toald me he stopped but i know he didnt and i knew he wouldnt do it just for me neither. we are no longer friends because i couldnt deal with it any longer. btw i LOVE this poem. good job!
this is a very good poem. it really means alot of things that some people just cant explain. Ur awesome for inspiring readers.
i just wanted 2 know if u really went through this see im 12 and my boyfriend promised me he didnt do that and i found out he did and i was soooo hurt!He told me he was sorry and i said than why did u do that,know he really stoped and were still together so yea great poem!

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The smell of the just smoked joint,
Intoxicates my lungs.
My boyfriend pulls me closer to him.
I pull back and look deep into his blood shot eyes.
Does he think I wouldnít notice?
Does he think I wouldnít care?
As he tries to kiss my fatal lips,
I smell the mint he tried to use to cover up.
The pot is too strong and overpowers the mint,
And the cologne his body is smothered in.
A single tear flows down my cheek.
I wonder why he is doing this.
He told me he has stopped and it hurts.
It hurts that he lied.
It hurts that he had the nerve to show up,
Acting and looking high.
What if he gets addicted to drugs?
What if one day he O.D.ís?
I turn around and run into the darkness.
Iím sorry my love,
Iím sorry my friend,
Iím sorry I donít
Please tell me

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I'm sorry if your boyfriend is like this. I really think you made a great point.
this was the same way i lost my girlfriend years ago.
Awwww. touching and wonderfully written.
i once had a boyfriend like that so i can relate to this poem and it also hurted me when i saw him that way. But he finally stoped and now i understand
O My Gosh! This poem was really deep and it was a great poem! You did a really great job on it! This is like my favorite poem and i really really like this 1! Great Job once again!
I just e-mailed u one where i really need ur help in,. pls reply as soon as possible But for now ur poemis great. it makes me understand the situation better ans stuff!
omg that poem was so true! i had a boyfriend that was like that once and he died in a car accident! but anyway i really like your poem and i hope you write more cause your very good at it!
i like this poemit tuches my heart i feel the same way my boyfriend did it to its a sad sad thing.
WOW. this poem really touches me because i am and have gone through it all.
i loved this poem becuase my ex boyfriend used to smoke weed and i started writing poem during the time i went out with him and this was one of them
i really was touched by this poem i had an experience just like it. it was like my thoughts already on paper.
Awwwwww! That's such a sad one. Its very good though. And I hope its nothing that serious.
this poem was very touching I really liked it!You have a nice way of expressing yourself. Good Work!
I voted for this poem as I can really relate to what the poet is writing. I was in a long-term relationship 3 yrs ago when I was young and naive to drugs. My fiance used to think he had one-up on me because if this naivity, until I soon learnt his ways. It does hurt when someone treats you like that, no1 deserves it no matter what
i love this peom b/c i have friends that do that and i tell them that is not right i show them ur peom and they got touch with it i love it is great.
i liked this poems cuase i have friends that are like this!& i feel that way. bout my boyfiend
Hey i had a b/f that o. d. it was the hardest thing for me to get over. It was a year ago from Oct. 8 and i'm still having an estremly hard time movin on. I loved your poem sooooo much. kepp up the awesome poems. ihope to read more. Luv ya, *::Manda::*
I had the same problem once girl i have been there. but your doing the right thing stay strong and never let that be in your life if you dont want it there
i know how you feel
this poem is really good.
The reason why I like this poem is because my boyfriend smokes weed and I asked him to stop but he did not. Everytime I see him and he is high he tries to hide it but i see it in his eyes I love him to death and im going to help him through this addiction even if it takes my life to do it.
this poem is the first poem in a long time that has made me. it made me think about my friends who do drugs and i will pass this poem on to them. thank you for opening peoples eyes with this poem love melanie
I feel your poem cause that what going on know but if i were I would break up with yuor man
This poem really affected me cuz the same thing is happening to me right now.
this poem reminds me of my boyfriend. hes lied to me about doin drugs and now i dont kno if i can trust him ne more thr not the best person if they lie the most they could do is tell us the truth
this poem really touched me becuase my boyfriend did the samething all the time and then one day he ended up getting himself kill. so i know how you feel in ur situation. it's hard, even hard when you lose then. missy
iv ebeen in the same sittuation
I've just read your poem , as i am 14 years old and have never been in such circumstances but i am writing to say that this poem touched me and made me feel as though i was living it. The poem goes in to all the thoughts and feelings. It deffinatly deserves a vote and i encourage you to keep on writing. Thank you for writing such great poetry. xxx
good one ya. It was very touching. Good show.
That was very good ! Keep at it and never give it up !
thats a very sincere poem and its nice that someone cares so much about another person. I just want to inform you that "pot" is not addicting. it is however a gate-way drug but pot itself is not addicting and u cant O. D. from it.
I love the poem that you wrote. My boyfriend loves to smoke and when he tries to hig and kiss me I tell him to get out my face and he always lies about not smoking. I would live to hear another one of your poems!
i think that it was just great! I love poems and urs was hte best ever thanks 4 letting me read it
This is an awesome poem! I guess that I can relate to it. Very effective imagery!
This poem is really good and it is also true and this has happened to me. The guy thinks he is ok but he isn't and tries to kiss you or maybe more. This poem is a nice poem and keep written more.
This peom touched my heart I know a lot of people like that
This was a great poem, just make sure you neva start on drugs. It will do things to you you could neva imagine. It explains a lot, nobodys know the real reason y people even start on drugs, it does no good for anyone.
I loved this poem, it is so true, to many people in todays society are doing drugs. When it is going to stop ? What does it do, if u think it is cool, your wrong, pushing friends away and injuring your body is NOT COOL! I just finished writting a letter to a sucideual friend who does drugs. i hope i got through to him . i really do. it's not only hurting him. it's hurting me.
It touched me because i used to be in a relationship just like that
many people can say that they have been in love when i no they havent when i read this i feel like she was in love n thats y it hurt her lies do hurt i no ive hurt people by liein trust me he prob feels just as i do he dint mean to do it there is no WHY?
i liked this poem, i can relate to it. i was put in the same position where a guy promises not to do drugs, or to drink. but he broke his promise. and it hurts cuz i actualy thought that he would at least try to keep his promise
This is a great poem. It reminds me of that there is this girl in my school who has a boyfriend who smokes pot, but she is still sticking with him, and I think that is really brave. But still, I agree on this poem.
Im only in 7th grade im 13 i like that poem because well i dont realy know all i know is my x-boyfriend did pot i dont think he really did it well we were dateing i think he might have done it 1 or 2 times when we were together but after we broke up he did it like every day. well g2g comments to stand by man they start early now days!
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