I believe in the ideal of equality. But, where relationships between men and women are concerned, I also strongly believe that our instincts are very badly mismatched with the tenets of those ideals.
Just a friendly piece of advice: never get involved in sci-fi/fantasy writing, or in any sort of technical writing field.
It never fails; if you’re running right on time, the bus will pass your stop 30 seconds early and leave you choking in the dust thrown up in its wake. If you get there five minutes early, on the other hand, the bus will get there 10 minutes late, resulting in a 15-minute wait.
“He leaves me no choice!” the lady indignantly proclaims. “I’ve told him time and again, in no uncertain terms, that we’re friends and that’s all we’re ever going to be. But still he INSISTS on taking me out and paying for my drinks and all that other stuff! Whatever am I supposed to do?”
Whoever called the southern swath of the Midwest the Bible Belt wasn’t kidding. This part of the country is deep red.
Helping all your lady friends move, grout the tile in their bathtub, etc. is good exercise, and might just help you to develop a marketable skill.
Do people talk about stuff like this while waiting in line at the grocery store? Not that I’ve ever heard of. But there’s just something about riding the bus…
9. Nerdy girl becomes hot after taking off glasses and letting her hair down.