- Vol. 03
- Chapter 06
Within resides in every mind/heart The image of the Eternal Eve. A delicate female, downcast eyes Oval face, framed by a dark fringe Classic pose of coyness and submission Expected by the patriarchy. A dark visage An embroidered Kurta For that ethic marker by the Fashion industry. And --- An ample bust clad in a tempting orange Popping out of a dark face in partial profile --- The perfect Asian pairing Of desire and dream! An innocent visual! Embedded, Not free of its given context. Deep down Overloaded with implicit biases/prejudices And other cultural signifiers/signified.