makeup MAG

September 16, 2014
By sassycass BRONZE, Ocala, Florida
sassycass BRONZE, Ocala, Florida
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she bows to
the ruler,
lips feverish,
eclipsing her eyes,
encrusting lashes to
avoid lashes from
the whips of

conformity is
a form of worship –
and still she kneels.

The author's comments:

i was inspired mostly by the pressure i feel from society about wearing makeup and how teenage girls have so many "standards" to live up to; we all must look gorgeously fake

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on Sep. 23 2014 at 10:32 pm
rileyrm11 BRONZE, Portland, Maine
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Favorite Quote:
"At the touch of love, everybody becomes a poet." -Plato

I love this piece...I also feel very strongly about the way girls are represented in society. More! More!

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