why do people say “don’t be a pussy” when talking about weakness more like “don’t be a man’s ego” because you know there isn’t nothing more fragile than that
because “pussy” is the shortened form of the word “pusillanimous”, which means “timid, cowardly”
and not the slang word for the female genital region?
literally no one else knows this. nobody.
NOT TO MENTION ITS PATENTLY FALSE http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pussy THATS A FALSE COGNATE YOU FOOLS!!!! READ A BOOK
I saw this on my dash a half-dozen times and figured it’s probably worthwhile to boost a correction
Basically don’t let people off the hook for misogynistic slurs that are basically always used in a misogynistic way
I mean come on even if that etymology was correct, do you think that anyone who uses it today actually would be intending it from the root pusillanimous I mean really