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Three Women Walk into a Bar By Annie Krabbenschmidt
As a gay woman, I have acquired a quick bar banter that cuts men loose before they can get my name. In response to their drunken prattling, I cut to the chase. “We’re just here to hang out. Would you mind kindly leaving us in peace.” That this unapologetic rejection didn’t deter them, that it didn’t leave them mortified, marks a severe chasm between how we raise men and women.
Author Annie Krabbenschmidt and Artist Angela Amias