Everybody's a princess at one point or another. Rich girls work it from birth to final crack-up. Bourgeois girls play the precious-'n'-misunderstood game through adolescence. As for boys, the princess bug can strike at any age, provoking anything from satin thongs to music industry mogulhood. Ultimately no one is immune. Common symptoms also include painfully acute emotional sensitivity, a passion for unicorns and paralyzing shock at the discovery that pugnacity -- not poetry -- rules our consensus reality. Trapped in a realm of overwhelming patriarchal oppression, what's a dreamy... More >>>
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