You don’t owe prettiness to anyone. Not to your boyfriend/spouse/partner, not to your co-workers, especially not to random men on the street. You don’t owe it to your mother, you don’t owe it to your children, you don’t owe it to civilization in general. Prettiness is not a rent you pay for occupying a space marked “female”.
-Erin McKean, You Don’t Have to Be Pretty (via tited)
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It’s a monumental overask to expect women to be gentle with the egos of men who only feigned friendship in order to get laid.
-No One is Entitled to Sex: Why We Should Mock the Nice Guys of OkCupid (via peachersen)
It’s a most distressing affliction to have a sentimental heart and a skeptical mind.
-Naguib Mahfouz (via thatkindofwoman)
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