Dating in our modern world is complicated. “And they lived happily ever after” is not as easy as the fairy tales told us.
They increasingly became part of the celebration, rather than the chief reason to celebrate.
A fulfilling relationship in the eyes of this Berlin-based poet.
I now know what he meant, but it’d take me years to fully appreciate it.
“She’d take it off and put it back on, flick it, spin it on the kitchen table. Thought of melting it in the oven, throwing it out the window, letting it slip through the open drain in the bathroom.”
The concept of giving a cathartic shrine to breakups began in the Croatian capital in 2006, and has traveled to other cities in Europe, the Americas and Asia; a branch has now opened in Hollywood.