"made gloom of all her frecklings, streaks and bars, eclipsed her crescents, and licked up her stars" -John Keats about the transformation a powerful and beautiful woman underwent to impress a man: don't change yourself for anyone.
I'll be sanded away from the inside out: hollowed, seared, and crushed. I can only relieve the heaviness, and only by breaking the glass.
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