> When I was in high school, there was a guy who was expounding on
> differences. I piped up and said well what about me? And without
> hesitation he
> told me that "You don't count". It was an enlightening experience, and I
> am afraid
> that most people don't consider me to be a 'real' woman.
Don't take it as an insult. Men in general will not admit it in public, especially, I predict, American men, but women are on the whole perceived as annoyingly superficial with a one-track "social probe" masquerading as a mind. The guy that said "you don't count" was probably referring to the fact that you seem more intelligent and insightful than women usually are.
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