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Beauty queens: There can only be … two

Saturday 24 August 2019 | Written by Rashneel Kumar | Published in Local

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Beauty queens: There can only be … two
Miss Cook Islands Lydia Simonis-Tariu is calling on young women to step up and take up the challenge in the local pageant competitions. 19082336

“Beauty is truth, truth beauty, that is all ye know on earth, and all ye need to know.” That was the 19th Century poet John Keats’ definition of beauty. But reigning Miss Cook Islands Lydia Simonis-Tariu goes one better.

“Beauty is truth, truth beauty, that is all ye know on earth, and all ye need to know.” That was the 19th Century poet John Keats’ definition of beauty. But reigning Miss Cook Islands Lydia Simonis-Tariu goes one better.


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