Beauty

How do we summarise beauty,

A girl in a magazine?

A perfect body, a perfect smile, with neatly styled hair…

How do we summarise beauty,

A boy band male pop star?

A guy with the looks, he's got the girls hooked, a guy on our TV sets…

How do we summarise beauty?

A model upon the catwalk?

A stick thin girl, teeth white as pearls, and designer clothes to die for…

How do we summarise beauty,

A person with the 'right' coloured skin?

The majority not the minority, the way things are 'meant' to look…

How do we summarise beauty,

Is it the person within?

Not what's on the outside, but our strength and our pride without sins…

How do we summarise beauty,

Maybe we just shouldn't try.

Maybe our beauty is within our differences, our individuality, and all of our lives…

How do we summarise beauty,

How do we do it without lies?

Maybe, just maybe, we shouldn't care. Maybe we shouldn't try…