is seen in many guises
golden sunset, or a starlit sky,
Angel fish or a coral reef
through the beholder's eye.
is an abstract thing
takes up shape within one's mind
pleasing, pleasurable, experience
can rarely be defined.
is the beauty in a baby's smile
is there in the written word,
is beauty in all forms of art,
the song of a mocking bird.
experienced through the sense of touch
sensous, hedonistic, pure.
fills the heart, the soul, the mind
through one's memory, does endure.
does more than meet the eye,
is a quality within all things.
is enjoyed by all beings living
they commoners, or kings.