Dumbing down

If u happen to be born as an intelligent woman u learn how to tone it down from a very early age. Intelligence makes u ‘hard’. And girls r meant to b cute, sweet, and fluffy. And if u don’t want to dumb it down – b a freak. Be judged by boys and girls alike. Intelligent girls learn what marginalization is quite early on. And it can make them even harder. Or hidden. Lots of hidden gems out there. Lots of them.

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