More than I care to admit, I’ve been told I’m intimidating – like it was something that I needed to fix about myself.Being an “intimidating woman,” here are a few things that have actually been said to me: “You’re intimidating to be around.” “I wanted to ask you out, but you were so intimidating.” “Why did you ask so many questions?I’ve also noticed that I’m not the only one who prefers a woman who can hold her own.Many of my friends have married women who are particularly successful in their own right—from doctors to lawyers to businesswomen—and many of my single friends are definitely looking for someone who is confident and can take care of herself. I can see why women might not realize that guys appreciate things like self-sufficiency.
He crashed on the ground, his face white as a sheet.
Tyranny is a habit, it has its own organic life, it develops finally into a disease.
The habit can kill and coarsen the very best man or woman to the level of a beast. the return of the human dignity, repentance and regeneration becomes almost impossible.” ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, “The one thing ...
It was, if I can phrase it like this, a matter of everything I hated versus everything I loved.
In the hate column: dictatorship, religion, stupidity, demagogy, censorship, bullying, and intimidation.