“Can a thin person have body image struggles? Can a thin person be at war with their self-image? Can a thin person hate to look in the mirror?
And does that suck?
But the difference between these negative feelings and fatphobia is this: The only person worrying about whether or not I’m meeting beauty standards is me.
And that’s not the same for fat folk.
When you’re not thin, other people on the beach actually do take offense. When you’re not thin, people really do think that you shouldn’t be in a bathing suit. When you’re not thin, people really do make your body their moral obligation.
And while your internal struggle is real and significant, the point is: You might hate your body, but society doesn’t.
That’s thin privilege.”
aaaaahhh turned 5 today! Here’s to 5 great years and many more to come.
Why does the pack in Teen Wolf always use their hands like they’ve just painted their nails?
also can we stop pretending skinny shaming is on the same level as fat shaming? im against shaming people’s bodies no matter what and i think doing so is disgusting but thin bodies are still far more accepted and catered to and it’s important to acknowledge that
“I no longer have the energy for meaningless friendships, forced interactions or unnecessary conversations.”
“I am excited to see a generation of women who will raise their boys to be good rather than their girls to be scared.”
I couldn’t have said it better.
This is what I’ll tell people who keep asking why do I get tattoos.
“The funny thing about introverts is once they feel comfortable with you, they can be the funniest, most enjoyable people to be around. It’s like a secret they feel comfortable sharing with you. Except the secret is their personality”
Alex Turner’s love letter to Alexa Chung: "My mouth hasn’t shut up about you since you kissed it. The idea that you may kiss it again is stuck in my brain, which hasn’t stopped thinking about you since well before any kiss."
Things I dont care about:
Things I do care about
- Whether or not you are a nice person
Fts, I will not have 9 children.