Recently, we attended the Chicago Artists Interpret Shakespeare As They Like It exhibition at a local college. We were intrigued by this interpretation of women and beauty in the play Hamlet.
Symptomatic of an unhealthy culture, many young women live in the illusion of false expectations, preconceptions and assumptions about beauty and female role in society. The attainment of an unattainable ideal is the trap. The culture of beauty can assemble itself in their young lives, like a cage preventing them from living their lives to the fullest. ~Marzena Ziejka
Can beauty become a cage? Has it prevented you from living a full life? Thoughts?