Marvin Brato Sr

(March 2,1960 / Davao City, Philippines)

'Simplicity Is Beauty'


What is beauty?
If it is not real
When it cannot last
A day in memory
Cannot lit an ember
Or quench a thirst.

What is beauty
If it is real
When it can last
A lasting memory
Inflames an ember
And quench a thirst.

True beauty
Is in the eyes
Of the beholder
It strikes from within
No matter what and how
Simplicity is beauty!

Submitted: Thursday, May 23, 2013
Edited: Friday, May 24, 2013

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