Mere Genetics

by Bradley Peter   Aug 7, 2017


A cocktail of genetics with cosmetics,
This is the beauty that is held so dear,
Little achievement found in aesthetics,
And yet losing it is something we fear,
It blinds us from the person beneath,
Held captive by the cover of their book,
From their intelligence, heart and belief,
So many are judged and judge by their look,
Don't reward or award based on beauty,
Look for the soul, they are owed that duty.

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  • 4 months ago

    by Em

    This is well rhymed and different to pieces I have read in awhile. The sentiment is lovely to,that ending is inspiring and true

  • 4 months ago

    by mossgirl19

    Oh, wow,this just blew me away. You have beautifully expressed another great message in this one! I love the structure, the rhyme, the flow. Very well done.

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