Critic Admits to a Secret Love of Neil Diamond
by Bean Newton
Sitting in the parking-lot, listening
to the radio isnt something Im supposed to do:
The Ford Festiva has good speakers though, after
I spent a whole lot on new ones. A whole lot.
But the body panels still rattle.
Itd still be a Festiva, even if they paid me more;
maybe Id paint this old one. Doesnt matter
because I love the vinyl seats. They remind
me of the first time, in my old
Vega, the first time,
and that song,