You’re going to have to eat by yourself in the dining commons. I once pretended to be on the phone with my best friend the whole time. I was stupid. It’s okay, you’ll get over the initial fear of having to sit by yourself. I promise.
Despite the recent resurgence in Feminism, women are still subject to criticism directed at their image in a way that men have never had to deal with. In a 2010 interview, when asked what designers she likes to wear, Hillary Clinton replied, “Would you ever ask a man that question?”