Even So – poem by Paul Vincent Cannon

Melt – RDP Friday


Photo: unsplash.com


Even So

They say,
whoever they are,
that beauty is in the
eye of the beholder,
perhaps that is true,
or that beauty lies within,
even so,
beauty without action is hollow,
eyes and ears are easily captivated
while the heart alone is melted
by the self-giving of compassion.

©Paul Vincent Cannon


Paul, pvcann.com


Filed under Free Verse, life, love, mindfulness, poem, relationship

30 responses to “Even So – poem by Paul Vincent Cannon

  1. Love the photo, makes you smile instantly

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  2. “beauty without action is hollow” – amen.

    Liked by 2 people

  3. So true, Paul! You also break a lance against the whole beauty craze, and the sexualization of society. Sometimes you really think that it’s all about sex as a fitness exercise. Have a nice weekend! Michael

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  4. lync56

    Beautiful truth



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