• The woman who thinks she can choose femininity, can toy with it like the social drinker toys with wine - well, she's asking for it, asking to be undone, devoured, asking to spend her life perpetrating a new fraud, manufacturing a new fake identity, only this time it's her equality that's fake.

    Rachel Cusk (2012). “Aftermath: On Marriage and Separation”, p.13, Faber & Faber