~false Beauty~

Poem By Mohammad Akmal Nazir

All the pleasant adjectives,
Were hovering
around her,
Each of them wished,
To settle with her forever,
Suddenly a gust of wind came,
And swayed them away
Except one,
It was 'transient'.

Comments about ~false Beauty~

This is a great work It explains the concept of life] At a time, it glows but it fades away as time goes on.
Clever title with an ending that explains the false beauty that poens up many variations of thought, short and powerful...regards
Transient - Time when my fleeting days at last, Unheeded, silently are past, Calmly I shall resign my breath, To life unknown, forgot in death. Spectator (from English Synonymes, George Crabb, New York, Harper Brothers, Publishers,1849) s
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Excellent! As the Lord truly said, 'Favour is deceitful and beauty is vain, but a woman that feareth the Lord, she shall be praised.' Beauty such as you've depicted is indeed false, though fair, since it is so fleeting; what we desire then is true beauty, that is more than 'skin-deep, ' nor fades with age, but grows ever more attractive like a good wine. Then again, as the Lord says, '...let the beauty of the Lord our God be upon us....'


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