” into the universe, but when you decide to layer on the thing that you were teased about or absorbed from pop culture as being unattractive, it can get downright terrifying.
And while I support honesty in dating, “I’m an INFP who instinctively stands in the backs of photos and will fly into a blind rage if a stranger asks about basketball” feels like a bit too much for a Bumble bio.
It’s also why I’ve decided to not let bad experiences hollow out my desire to share joy with someone, or to not let the fear of being looked at funny if I find a partner that doesn’t “match” keep me from letting myself fall into something good. ) Jonas is 5’7” and Priyanka Chopra is 5’5”, but best of luck on your love journey, you crazy, similarly-sized kids.
As contrary as the notion is to everything we know about the universe, there was a point in my life where I understood what it was like to be a Justin — be it of the Timberlake or Bieber variety.
I even went so far at one point as to share this great article by fellow tall queen, Ann Friedman, on Facebook as a sort of call to action for any short men who’d been waiting in the wings.