Mirror

Mirror short poem

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“Mirror, mirror on the wall
who is the fairest of them all?”
Everybody ask me the same
and expect me to answer your name.
But I’m truthful
sorry I ain’t helpful.
I show what I see
please don’t buzz me.
You praise when you are prettier
and hate when you are uglier.
Don’t blame me
for all the happening.
I also have feeling.
I’m tired of hanging on the wall
and answering to all your call.
The thing you don’t realize is
the overlook you see isn’t enough
because beauty is a thing within.

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