A review by sebay
Cleopatra and Frankenstein, by Coco Mellors


"Sweetheart, love is humiliating. Hasn't anyone ever told you that?"
"Who would have told me that?"
"Do you know the word humiliate comes from the Latin root humus, which means 'earth'? That's how love is supposed to
"Like hummus?"
"Like earth. It grounds you. All this nonsense about love being a drug, making you feel high, that's not real. It should hold you like the earth."