I tell her

I tell her to make up her lips

the colour of her nipples; her

eyelids baby blue; her toenails

like dark cherries on the ground;

and to tie her hair up tight as if

gripped by my invisible hand.

 

(Julian O’Dea)

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5 responses to this post.

  1. “make up her lips/ the colour of her nipples” A classic beauty tip.

    Reply

  2. heres one article on the subject, but not the one I was looking for.
    http://www.xovain.com/makeup/matching-your-lipstick-to-your-nipples

    Reply

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