Phenomenal Woman

Pretty women wonder where my secret lies. I’m not cute or built to suit a fashion model’s size But when I start to tell them, They think I’m telling lies. I say, It’s in the reach of my arms, The span of my hips, The stride of my step, The curl of my lips. I’m…

Who could ever learn to love a beast?

  Belle: [finds the Beast reading in the garden] What are you reading? Beast: [quickly] Nothing. Belle: “Guinevere and Lancelot.” Beast: [correcting her] “King Arthur and the Round Table.” Belle: Still a romance. Beast: Mmm. Felt like a change.   Beast: [to Belle, about the enchanted book] Think of the one thing that you’ve always…