Don’t get too high and mighty, ladies. Don’t step out of line. Don’t do anything to upset or disappoint men who feel entitled to your time, bodies, affection or attention. Your bared body can always be used as a weapon against you. You bared body can always be used to shame and humiliate you. Your bared body is at once desired and loathed.”
— Roxane Gay: The Great Naked Celebrity Photo Leak of 2014 is just the beginning (via guardian)
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animenjolras said: I just read your tags on your thoughts on Claudio feeling out if place when around Pedro and Balthazar and was wondering if you wanted to discuss it further, because i find the whole dynamic of them in "dear Benedick" really interesting
Okay! This is a topic that I suddenly find so intriguing, because someone (sorry, I don’t remember who it was!) brought up that the seeming cohesiveness of the friend group earlier in the series is actually quite a new thing, like it seems to have happened pretty much when Beatrice came on the scene, and I think there are actually some good reasons for that, which I’ll get to later, but let’s start with the smaller proto-friend-groups that I’m postulating were in existence before Bea came to Messina.
(cut for long analysis… with charts! yes, charts!)