Human Parts
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Human Parts

Lisa Marie Rankin

Jan 6, 2021

7 min read

This Is Us

How Women Can Embrace Aging in a Youth-Obsessed Culture

Confidence, discernment, and sexiness develop over time

Image: AK Rockefeller/Flickr

Many years ago, when I was in my mid-twenties, my boyfriend at the time was explaining his categorization of women. Apparently, it was shared amongst his friends. It went something like this: Women between the ages of 20 and 25 were…