To prepare a face to meet the faces that you meet;

from T.S. Eliot – The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock on Rap Genius


This is pretty cut and dried. We all metaphorically wear masks that make us socially acceptable at the expense of our personal identities, and we “prepare” different masks for different people. This happens to be my people-meeting face

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