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My face, right now.

Today, I'm ugly.


I know this, because


I looked in a mirror


And saw a face that didn't please.


It didn't please me.


Nor did it disgust me.


I wouldn't call it


Grotesque.


That would be remarkable


And worthy of note.


Instead I saw a plain face that didn't please me.


It didn't feel emotional.


It felt like a fact.


But of course, it is emotional,


Because beauty is not factual,


As far as I can tell.


But I think too much about these things.


I would be much better off


Contemplating


Cheese.

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