And the disappointing realisation was that, while it felt good, it revealed an unpleasant truth about the world. It felt like a cruel joke to have such nice hair. This is what she believes it takes for her to participate in this economy of hotness. When I was 12 I wrote a story about two girls who were best friends. And not just in a sexual way but just generally.
Heather. Age: 30.
Of course, female beauty is a very particular thing.
Savanna. Age: 20.
I've been ugly and beautiful and the difference is depressing
We've surfed three waves of feminism in the last century, and still, there is much work to be done. It was the unfairness that got to me. My mother suggested I switch the girls' appearances around.