Respect; dignity; and my self worth;
I lost all of them as I lifted my shirt,
Likes; follows; perverted pests;
Were attracted to me, as I took off the rest.
I copied the blueprint left for me,
But now I’ve been branded as loose and horny,
I guess if I wanted love from you to grow,
I should’ve just put my warm heart on show.
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I decided to do a piece following on from the message of my previous poem, about the dangers of changing your value structure to something shallow, in the hopes of gaining attention, and appeasing a limited definition of success, that we are encouraged to believe is the ultimate achievement.
The truth is, the blueprint some of humanity allow themselves to be moulded by, is completely backwards! We are expected to look and act more seductive, and show more skin, because “everybody’s doing it now, so to get ahead, you have to be willing to do and show more than them!” …what a load of rubbish!
Contrary to what we are told by the institution of celebrity and fame, most of the Planet feel that someone is more approachable with their clothes left on; more attractive by looking natural and healthy, not plastic; more likeable by being honest and caring towards themselves and others; and more loveable by being kind and considerate.
Please don’t let this World break and pervert your genuine spirit, you are immensely beautiful without their gimmicks, your smile is worth more than a trillion sexually suggestive selfies, and those that think otherwise, are not worth your time and attention. Never forget that you are Important, Strong, Unique, and Special.
Love and Respect always,
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