I better understood the little lies that liquor told, lifting spirits and drowning sorrows while withholding the whole truth--that, in the end, it is the spirit in peril of drowning. Sorrows have gills.
Drink today, and drown all sorrow; you shall perhaps not do tomorrow.
People who drink to drown their sorrow should be told that sorrow knows how to swim.
I tried to drown my sorrows, but the bastards learned how to swim, and now I am overwhelmed by this decent and good feeling.
SNL' after-parties are sort of like a time to celebrate your successes and drown your sorrows, depending on how the show went for you.
In my dream, I was drowning my sorrows But my sorrows they learned to swim
Structural linguistics is a bitterly divided and unhappy profession, and a large number of its practitioners spend many nights drowning their sorrows in Ouisghian Zodahs.
When you're drowning, you don't say 'I would be incredibly pleased if someone would have the foresight to notice me drowning and come and help me,' you just scream.
Sorrows are like thunderclouds, in the distance they look black, over our heads scarcely gray.