Because I am a woman, I must make unusual efforts to succeed. If I fail, no one will say, “She doesn’t have what it takes.” They will say, “Women don’t have what it takes.” ~Clare Boothe Luce
Inspired by some feelings of late of being oppressed as a woman.
3 Images of the vintage woman (A copyright expired image, personal print in my collection). Image manipulated in Topaz, three textures added, courtesy of InTheName, of deviant art. All layers adjusted for color and appearance in the blending mode of Photoshop.