Beauty. Paradox. Point of view.
Beauty is fleeting, and yet beauty is eternal. Another paradox.
A young woman can be a stunner and yet her beauty can fade as age takes its toll. And yet that old woman can be an immeasurable beauty as her body becomes aged.
Applies to men, too, I suppose. But I write what I know. Being a heterosexual male, I’m more in tune with what attracts me in a woman.
Can’t help it. You can never escape your point of view. You can transcend it by empathy, effort and research, but you can never completely escape it.
The more aware of it you are, however, the more you can be subjectively objective.
Originally published at planbpilgrims.com.