douglas scotney (boomer / Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia. Resides in Adelaide)
Poetmother, Artist, Broken-down Car
My car has broken down.
I have a comfortable feeling
That the future will be better,
Having had a car,
Than it would have been,
Had I never had one at all.
Like that old adage about love:
That, without it,
Expect no comfort from the past.
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