Goths are people who tend to look to the past to deal with the present in the future.
They usually wear
older style clothing
such as dresses, though not just in black, contrary
to popular belief and stereotype. They generally don't wear
all the spikes that mainstream images
would depict, although that doesn't mean that they don't at all.
at life and see darkness. The difference between
the mainstream image of goth and actual goth is that goths look
to the darkness and see beauty. They see suffering
, and they embrace it.
a goth does not instantly include
or exclude one from a religion
. There is nothing
that says "thou shall
not accept goths." Rather, this is a prejudice placed
. Many goths learn to live with
this, and simply move on.
Goths DO smile and DO laugh, just not at the things at which
a normal human
laugh or smile at.
Goths are not by definition sons of Satan
two are prejudices
. While there
are goths that worship
are also goths that are god-fearing Christians.
Goths can usually
be characterized by reserved mannerisms
, a byproduct of their insular
music such as death metal
, gothic metal
, black metal
, trash metal
, or even heavy metal
, as well as a usual creative
belief, goths can be pleasant people to be around, and they
won't try to recruit you into an army of darkness.