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BEAUTY IS

She catches the eye, with her bright essence and her vibrant smile. There is something you can’t quite put your finger on, but it draws your interest and monopolizes your attention. For a moment in time, you’re suspended in those feelings of admiration. One beat. Two beat. Three. And then it’s over. Your vision expands and you snap back into reality. She was beauty personified. And you, you are simply an observer. For a brief moment you lament your own beauty, or lack thereof, and continue on with a shake of your head. Across the way, eyes are drawn to the tumble of your hair. It bounces gracefully in the breeze as you hurry along. There’s a small quirk on your lips that displays your inner musing in a half smile, half frown. Inadvertently, you catch your own observer. You don’t see their intent gaze following your silhouette and you miss the admiring glance directed your way. You trek along unknowing of your small audience. You don’t know and perhaps never will know, what this …