Fake and be Flawless?

January 10, 2010
Sit down,
Turn on the TV.
Click.
Flawless skin.
Click.
Long eyelashes.
Click.
Long legs.
Click.
Perfect bodies.
Click.
Lucious lips.
Click.
Big chest.
Click,Click,Click.
Stop.
Think.
Click.
Plastic smiles.
Click.
Air Brushed faces.
Click.
Starvation diets.
Click.
Fake people.
Click.
Eyes that don't look but don't see.
Stop.
Think.
I'd rather live with flaws then portray something that I'm not.
Click.
Turn off the TV,
Get up,
Go read a book.





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sweetcaroline2339 This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Feb. 8, 2010 at 3:11 pm
very true! i love the poem
 
white_gurl_tuff_as_hell replied...
Mar. 3, 2011 at 9:56 am
exactly sooo sooo true. i absolutley love the poem!!!!!
 
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