Construct ~ Illusion


She watched the mirror
Or rather her reflection
Prim and beautiful.

But it was an illusion
A construct to hide her soul.

©scolpron2016

In response to the Daily Post writing prompt Construct

6 Comments Add yours

  1. AprilEsutton says:

    The face we show the world is but an illusion.

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  2. apdeulofeu says:

    I have always thought that life itself is an illusion, like a mirror.
    Like it!

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    1. Interesting. Maybe it is Plato argued it was in the Cave allegory so not entirely impossible 😉

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  3. Deep and true. Love this! Wrote a poem about ostentatious with the same meaning, hope you’ll check it out!

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    1. I’ve checked and commented on your blog.

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