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A Poem About A Heartbreaker—The Track

If anyone knows about the heartbreak that can happen between a girl and her track, it's Alexi Pappas.

Alexi's track in the Greek mountains
Alexi’s track in the Greek mountains

Heartbreaker

The track, honest

is heartbreaker to the girl

who is heartbreaker to the track

who can’t keep her there

no matter how many times

she says she will be back

the track can never be sure of that.