Women don’t ski in long, flowing dresses because it would be dangerous and stupid to do so. But a man does it, and objecting indicates some sort of failure “as a woman who wants to help rewrite gender norms”?! FFS.
There's nothing wrong with being attracted to masculine men. (HT )
“I, the woman, was part of the problem” says the writer... because she was craving masculinity & didn’t feel comfortable with her boyfriend wearing dresses. Hmm... maybe it’s just natural for women to crave masculinity. Feminists are taking this too far.
I thought I was really open-minded about masculinity, but my boyfriend's fondness for dresses helped me realize there was a gap between my ideals and reality. Wrote a little essay about this, inspired by the wedding dress he bought - for himself.
“My boyfriend’s wedding dress unveiled my own shortcomings over masculinity” A women who feels guilty for being attracted to manliness. Well done, Feminism.🙄
Interesting piece. My boyfriend’s wedding dress unveiled my own shortcomings over masculinity | Life and style | The Guardian
"This was not the first time I’d found myself a little uncomfortable with the sight of Ian in women’s wear": My God, this woman is so uptight!