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Are you beautiful?

by Rommel Cruz

Will you still be beautiful
Scorching hot
Ensnaring to look at
Without your fifty-dollar makeup
Cosmetically-enhanced smile
Skin-tight clothes
Revealing those plump
surgically-augmented breasts
Salon-fresh shining hair
Or are you just
Lifeless and unappealing
Without those expensive
cosmetic alterations?

12/15/2002

Author's Note: I'm trying to make a point here. I think. LOL. =)

Posted on 12/15/2002
Copyright © 2020 Rommel Cruz

Member Comments on this Poem
Posted by JD Clay on 12/15/02 at 06:27 PM

Nicely stated Rommel. A great reminder that true beauty comes from inside and has no price. Peace...

Posted by Christina Bruno on 12/16/02 at 06:14 AM

very true, very true!

Posted by David R Spellman on 12/17/02 at 01:19 AM

Yep. Nothing like the natural beauty of a person which needs no cosmetic alterations.

Posted by Anne Engelen on 01/02/03 at 01:10 AM

You mean it wouldn't have made a difference?? Now you tell me!! hahahaha Great poem!

Posted by Cathlyn Cartier on 09/03/03 at 06:16 PM

yes indeed, it's hard to tell what lies underneath the artificiality sometimes

Posted by Philip F De Pinto on 12/19/04 at 12:16 PM

what you pose is certainly the question of the ages. whether we trust ourselves to be ourselves and leave off the frill.

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