I think I'm a better person than I probably am.
smoke was pulled like ribbons
from the windows of the car.
I followed the flash of silver from your teeth
above the tarmac the lights were icy-green…
Buried in patterns in your chest.
a quiet shimmering:
little dipper, tiara-shine, song bird shivery, thin thin dime
this song makes me feel like I’m dying and withering away
and then floating up into the wind towards the sun
Why do you build me up (Build me up)
Buttercup baby just to
let me down (Let me down)
And mess me around
And then worst of all (Worst of all)
You never call baby
When you say you will (Say you will)
But I love you still
I need you (I need you)
More than anyone darlin’
You know that I have from the start