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Mirror

12 Aug

Art by Francine van Hove

She cannot see herself

as I see her.

Her mirror image rebels.

It dismisses her beauty,

refuses her desirability,

overrules her sensuality,

is cruel to her curves.

She finds herself wanting.

Whereas I

can only stare

and sigh

in awe.

.

.

© the author writing as Romantic Dominant

I first posted this three years ago. Perhaps it is worth sharing again.

Art by Francine Van Hove

 
2 Comments

Posted by on August 12, 2019 in Poetry, Still Life

 

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2 responses to “Mirror

  1. myheartbeats31

    August 12, 2019 at 11:13 pm

    Sounds like you describe me

    Liked by 1 person

     

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