Living in this world as a lady can be a pretty thankless task. There are articles telling us how to dress and when, guys on the street telling us to smile, and no end of internet trolls ready to pounce on our insecurities.
Fortunately, we can always rely on our fellow smart, funny ladies to comfort us and make us laugh at the absurdity (even though we are simultaneously weeping silently). Writer and Twitter extraordinaire Maura Quint (@BehindYourBack) is one of these women who serves as a constant reminder that, even though everything is basically bullshit, there’s perhaps some humor (albeit dark humor) in there too.
Here are some of Quint’s tweets which perfectly encapsulate the hilarious realities (both great and not-so-great) of being a woman in this day and age: