But she once fell through the street
Down a manhole in that bad way

from Interpol – Stella Was A Diver And She Was Always Down Lyrics on Rap Genius


Despite an unblemished appearance, Stella is flawed, living a less than perfect existence.

The manhole, leading ultimately to the sewer, implies that Stella has a tendency towards less-than-admirable behavior, likely drugs.

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