They age like fine wine. Melanin, melanin and more melanin…. Because dark brown skin women have little to no neanderthal DNA their genes are the closest to being a complete human without defects. In essence dark brown skin women are the original eve gene master copy which all other variations of humans come from. Like gazing into the dark sky on a moonless night. An abundance of melanin does give dark skin a slightly sweet scent so long as the host is healthy.
The gaze, as Mercer allows, is spectatorial. It presumes there is a visually noticeable object that is dialectically connected to a codified and signified subject. Scripting [the process by which Black bodies were inscribed with a set of meanings] includes the gaze and also the social prescriptions that disprivilege racialized, politicized, and commodified Black bodies. Jackson II.