Fashion And Fatalities

You wear your skin convincingly
As if it’s where you want to be
But I can see, oh, I can see
And nothing here is fooling me

You wear your smile so finely peeled
As if it’s how you really feel
But I can see, oh, I can see
And nothing here is fooling me

You wear that dress so confident
As to impress with elegance
But I can see uncertainty
And nothing here is fooling me

You wear your Jewelry like a charm
As if it keeps you safe and warm
But I can see you’re disbelief
And nothing here is fooling me

I don’t intend to condescend
As if I don’t know how you feel
I can see, oh, I can see
Because you look a lot like me

I wear my heart out on my sleeve
As if that’s where it’s meant to be
And we can leave, oh, we can leave
Because none of them are fooling me

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3 responses to “Fashion And Fatalities

  1. I love love love this and the idea you’ve written here. It’s, for me at least, a scary thing to be so vulnerable and let anybody in close to you that can see past that facade. But if it’s the right person there is a strange level of comfort it brings, and to have that one soul that knows yours through the walls and doors of your heart can be the most wonderful thing a person can experience.

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