Wednesday, May 15, 2013

What It Feels Like

Unemployment

Ever
break down
on a road
screaming
with rush
hour and rain?

Maybe
you had
to walk. Maybe
you
wore jewelry,
a flowery dress,
and
worried about
your shoes, so
you
took them
off, only to

have
a Mercedes
blow mud puddles
in
your eyes
when you cried.


Katherine Gotthardt
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copyright May 15, 2013

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