She Grew Up Thinking She Was Not “Girly” Enough


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The world of grown-ups can sometimes be incomprehensible for children, and even more for girls. There’s a set of rules girls had to follow, and not being “girly” was misbehaving.

From simple things like not sitting with their knees together.

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Or being told that having a salad for a meal was plenty because being girly means staying thin.

She lived up to everyone’s expectations… until she became a mum.

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Watch the full video to see how she eventually defined expectations.

Watch ‘Times Have Changed’ by Nicky Loh (Singapore) on Viddsee:

Just one more! Watch ‘Lose It’, a commentary animation about how the female body is represented in the media.

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