Let’s quit romanticizing a past where a pretty front of being protected and put on a pedestal masked unacceptable realities.
Many women have had the frustrating experience–whether it was from a therapist or someone else–who told them that unless they declared forgiveness toward a former adversary they could never truly have closure. They might even turn into a bitter old crone. But don’t get mad. Get bitchy. Here’s how.
“How old are you turning?” It was back in college, and a classmate was having a birthday in the coming week. She winced and shrugged her shoulders, almost cowering. “Twenty-two.” “Well, that’s fine.” I revealed–to her seemingly delighted relief–that I was a whopping 24 years old, having opted for a European-style gap year after high […]
Of course no man will openly admit to not believing a woman to be his equal. But we’re hardly living in a feminist paradise. So here’s a modern woman’s guide to spotting a keeper.
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