Fat bodies represent at once the poorest of the poor and the pinnacle of unchecked power; consumption and decay; stupidity and ruthless cunning. We are everything and nothing, a bogeyman malleable enough to reflect any critique. Our bodies have borne the blame for so much.
Nocturnal Animals & the metaphor of fat women.
Your Fat Friend
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This hits so hard. I’ve been struggling for some time to get this thought across, and you’ve put it into words. This is how we’re seen.

Thank you.

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