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Beauty Behind The Beast

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By Angel AdagioPublished 2 months ago Updated 2 months ago 1 min read
Beauty Behind The Beast
Photo by Cyrus Crossan on Unsplash

I never knew I could be pretty.

Of course, the words of affirmation were nice, but often fleeting and baseless in subjectivity.

The mirror was never my friend from the reflection of previous "you're ugly's" and "you're a pig" being my reminders.

It took one look from someone else to be the catalyst to find my own beauty behind the beast that is my own demons.

They quiet enough for me to hear my own sweet melodies that remind me of how pretty I am.

The mirror no longer yells the wounds of the past at me, and instead, it shows me everything I've always been.

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Comments (2)

  • Ameer Bibi2 months ago

    That' was quite interesting or wonderful

  • ROCK 2 months ago

    This is beautiful ❤️

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