There is a beauty in the untamed.
What one may perceive as ugly can be quite beautiful when the layers are stripped away.
Aesthetic beauty or ugliness may only be skin deep. Peel away the top layer, that which we let others see, to what lies beneath… the true self, that is where real beauty or ugliness is.
True beauty or ugliness is revealed when one is blessed to look at the soul.
The bees which covered Janet were stripped away to reveal a beauty not immediately recognised when looking at her, but she was indeed changed. She had grown from a girl with some childish thoughts into a person who then was able to perceive people beyond the outer layer to the soul.
Gemmy proved to be a very beautiful person, but you wouldn’t know it by looking at him. He was an outsider. He was different.His thoughts were not of himself but on others. This is where his beauty shone.
It is not until the outer bark is stripped off that the beauty of the Rainbow Bark tree is evident