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But the true nature of gender is hidden by a mythology that gives it a false objectivity:
If Lee orders a Jack and Coke, she very often has to repeat: Another friend, Ellen Grigsby, who met James and his brother agrees. Forcing a child into the wrong role could cause irremediable damage. But throughout history one can find examples of men who were also extremely interested in fashion. This article's lead section does not adequately summarize key points of its contents.