Peggy Olson Deserved Better

STAN RIZZO STAN RIZZO STAN RIZZO

WHY

WHY

WHY

he was not good for Peggy

and still they ended up together

what the hell was that about?

you know who Peggy should have ended up with?

herself!

she was a woman

who was madly in love with her job

I’m not saying she couldn’t have had both

people do, sure

but her romantic relationships

never seemed to work out

because she was

madly

deeply

in love

with her job

//

some people say

Peggy created the

Coke ad

she didn’t

but

she could have



Jacqueline Brown is an Irish-American studying at the University of Pennsylvania. Her work has previously appeared or is forthcoming in Placing Poems,The Madrigal, Cypress Press, Fish Barrel Review, the debut issues of Friday Nights Forever, Prickly Pear Magazine, Truffle Magazine, and The Initial Journal, and elsewhere.

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