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A little poem: YOU are beautiful.

by Amapola on August 12, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

Here's a little poem... Just because... YOU are beautiful.

I am.

My heart. My mind. My actions.

And I always try to make it all good

and beautiful.

Not that I always succeed, but...

I am beautiful.

YOU are beautiful.

And it's love what reveals us,

in the wide mirror and spirals

of the spectral universe,

dancing, whirling around us,

with all its possible meanings.


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