Being female is not what it is in the media. The beautiful blonde haired goddess going home to her beautiful apartment on the upper west side after a day of work.
It’s being touched and groped because of your beauty and being to to “get used to it” or “you asked for it.
” It’s being human with strings attached because of some biological reaction that you can’t control. And while there are good things about being female, there are many bad things.
It’s having male allies who expect to get in your pants because they stand for feminism; it’s being scared of walking down a hallway at school because you see the boy who couldn’t take no
for an answer–for two years. So no, it’s not all great jobs and nice apartments, sometimes it’s forcing yourself from the ashes of the past as you rise and become your better self.