Beauty

by zvikov   Apr 17, 2017


A free spirit..
It can quicken the ugliest countenance,
But there cannot be found
A beautiful face,
To compensate for a wicked heart.

Happy is the man ,
Who finds a woman
Of a gentle nature
For she is way more precious..
Yeah, even more than a kingdom.

But woe to him ,
Whose only pleasure
Is in a woman's form
For such beauty is like a flower,
Observe how it withers
Its Splendor is remembered no more
For the ugliness surpasses
Its former Glory.

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  • 2 months ago

    by mossgirl19

    Wow, beautiful! You have captured beauty in your words.

  • 6 months ago

    by Brenda

    As they like to say, beauty is skin deep, ugly goes to the core. Some of the most beautiful have the ugliest cores.

    • 6 months ago

      by zvikov

      Hmmm.. you've just summarized the entire poem, thank you

  • 6 months ago

    by Ben Pickard

    Yes, outer beauty is only superficial; a ruse that fools the foolish and fades in time. What matters is what's underneath the mask - the true beauty. That's what should be cherished and appreciated.

    All the best,

    Ben

  • 6 months ago

    by Ren

    Wow! Fantastic!

    • 6 months ago

      by zvikov

      Thanks Ren!

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