Your Eyes: A Poem

You can wear all the makeup 
you want; it's your face.
But don't ever cover
the bags beneath your eyes. 
You earned them:
your badges of strength 
and never-giving-up-ness.
Wear your gray bags with pride. 
Photo by Ike louie Natividad on

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