Unroadworthy Love
(Demet Divaroren)

Posted on August 24, 2010 by in Heightened Talk


We can’t take it for a drive, it’s leaking in three places

But it’s smooth to touch

The engine’s faulty, it needs a service

But it sounds so good

We can’t fix it, it’ll cost too much

And yet we try to patch it up

with bandaids that are soggy with sweat and tears