[LMB] More attitudes to women in society

Howard Brazee howard at brazee.net
Tue Sep 20 14:25:04 BST 2011


On Sep 20, 2011, at 7:10 AM, quietann wrote:

>> MY husband does, that's for sure--somehow he can wear pastels. I can't.
>> When Arthur was an androgynous baby, people would think that the central color of a pacifier had some significance. We just couldn't find that great a selection of colors for them, and thus he sometimes sported a pink one. He and I look better in deep rose than in pastel pink. I think the four of us in the house would all look good in lavender, as long as it was a saturated lavender.
> 
> Many blond men look great in a pale lavender dress shirt  (one of my
> long-ago bosses made my heart go pitter-pat whenever he wore his
> lavender shirt...)  My husband, who has silver-black hair, more silver
> than black these days, also looks good in a different sort of
> lavender, more grayish and saturated.


It makes absolutely no sense to me that (depending upon the viewer), some people look better in some colors and not other colors.   I just don't see it.


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