A woman’s worst nightmare? That’s pretty easy. Novelist Margaret Atwood writes that when she asked a male friend why men feel threatened by women, he answered, “They are afraid women will laugh at them.” When she asked a group of women why they feel threatened by men, they said, “We’re afraid of being killed.
Mary Dickson, A Woman’s Worst Nightmare (via thenewwomensmovement)
Ahhh. Yeah. This is why sexist jokes aren’t funny: because for some women, if they do stray out of the kitchen, or if they do fail to make their husband a sandwich, they are beaten. So. Let’s not joke about it, okay?
(Source: alullaby, via lipsredasroses)
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