A homely face does not guarantee a homely character. Appearance is the body, character is the spirit, and the soul bears the most vital qualities.

I honor you for every time
this year you:

got back up
vibrated higher
shined your light
and loved and elevated
beyond

-the call of duty.

Oh, he did look like a deity – the perfect balance of danger and charm, he was at the same time fascinating and inaccessible, distant because of his demonstrated flawlessness, and possessing such strength of character that he was dismaying and at the same time utterly attractive in an enticing and forbidden way.

You can capture me with your beauty, only if you are a brilliant photographer.

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