The Kitchen Sink (& Everything)

Don’t complain that the kitchen sink overflowed

when you’re the one who left the water running

if you leave the water running

OF COURSE the sink will overflow

then the kitchen will flood

and the house will flood

and it might not be easy,

but you need to wade your ass back through that water

get into the kitchen

and turn the water off

or shut off the main valve

-cut off the supply of water-

let things dry out for a while

then assess the damages

if it’s bad enough

(and it is)

you won’t be able to save the house

if it’s bad enough

(and it is)

you will need to start from scratch

you will need a new foundation and all

you will need to replace the kitchen sink

and everything else.

About soitgoes1984

I was born and raised on land stolen from the Pocumtuc. I now live on a small island in the middle of the Pacific ocean, on land that was stolen more recently, from the Hawaiians. I am addict, struggling to kick the habit of fossil fuel. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
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