its natural, this mask, so natural in fact it's no longer acknowledged. in the place of pain it was birthed and adorned. 'it's enticing, beautiful...necessary.' it's a lie. it's a fraud, a hoax. it's a cleverly woven and ornately trimmed fabrication of strength. done. finished. enough is enough. false strength and confidence abandoned, veil torn, foot fall rapid. tossed aside. in the place of truth it is shattered.