“Truth is, both of us was desperate to be anything other than what we was.” ― Mr. Loverman (Bernardine Evaristo) Our House (Louise Candlish) ⭐⭐⭐💫 When Fi Lawson arrives home to find strangers moving into…
But these days fairy-tale endings come in all shapes and sizes. It’s okay for the princess to end up with the price, it’s okay for her to end up with the footman, and it’s also okay for her to end up on her own. It’s okay for her to end up with another princess, or with six cats, or to decide she wants to be a prince. None of those make her any more or less a feminist. It’s about finding out who you are and what you want, and then being true to it.
— Sarah Haywood, The Cactus
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