Zergnet: Simply Irresistible
Profile for Amelia McDonell-Parry
This movie “Sucker Punch”? Girls who are wrongfully institutionalized becomes sexy warrior princesses with pouty lips and short skirts or something, right? No. Not interested. Wait. Am I supposed to feel empowered by it? In that case, GIRL POWER! I’m so confused. I’m less confused in my feelings about the outfits these ladies wore to the premiere of their new film. Click onward for the good, the bad, and the meh.
This weekend, I was running errands in my neighborhood when I bumped into someone I slept with in the last year. (Narrows it down, doesn’t it? Ha!) Immediately, I felt overwhelmingly flustered. In fact, I may have spoken some form of gibberish. After exchanging pleasantries — his sensical, mine, not so much — we went our separate ways, but I found myself weirdly shaken up. It was the sort of thing that I would have previously associated as a sign that I had romantic feelings for that person; my shaky hands an indicator of nervous sexual energy, and the vague nausea in my stomach would have been called “butterflies.” I would have relished that feeling, called it “thrilling.” Wondered when I would see that person in a naked capacity again and, Oh! Did he feel it too? Ah, the mystery. Isn’t that what makes romance so exciting?
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