ariel moore

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We Are Not Hysterical – Strand Book Store – Medium
Strong female voices you need to listen to
By Strand Book Store

On the heels of yet another female U.S. Senator being told to more or less “calm down” while passionately doing the job she was elected to do, we are again wondering this: why are outspoken women so quickly accused of being hysterical? Being unapologetically loud and standing firm on your values are viewed very differently among genders, and when this perceived “hysteria” halts progress, we have a problem. Though this is not the first time this has happened, and unfortunately probably not the last, we know a little opposition can’t keep ’em down! We’ve gathered up some inspiring reads that demonstrate the power and success of strong female voices.

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“This is true love….do you think this happens everyday?”

One of the best parts of Footloose.
  • Ren: You really are something.
  • Ariel: What do you mean?
  • Ren: I mean the whole package. Minister's kid, Chuck Cranston's girlfriend.
  • Ariel: Guilty.
  • Ren: Just a church goin' gal with some hot red cowboy boots.
  • Ariel: My daddy hates me wearing these boots.
  • Ren: And you love that, don't you? Getting up in his face?
  • Ariel: That way he'll miss me when I'm gone.