Zoe: I have to go, I have to seem normal... I have to seem ok. Emily: ...Right. You could borrow my scarf? Would that cover it? Zoe: Oh! Yes! Emily: Although, you might want to be wearing winter uniform. Don't want to risk a strict teacher today... Zoe: I only have my summer dress... Emily: Mm. Wanna borrow mine? Zoe: I've borrowed so much already! Emily: What do I keep telling you, it's all cool! Here. You're a bit taller than me but I'm fatter, so I hope it's not too big... Zoe: I - I - I'm so sorry - I didn't mean to - Emily: What? Zoe: I - You - You're not fat -
--- Alt text: Every time I'm like 'is this a weird overreaction?' I remember, yes, but: one time at my high school, the whole year 12 common room was in outrage because this one girl had been given a dress that was too big by a relative, so she gave it to her friend who was bigger. Everyone thought that was incredibly rude, and gossiped about it all day. Gosh we all learned a lot of body hang-ups.
Biweekly updates resume
January 1, 2019
From January 1 2019, new pages of The Bright Side will be published on Tuesdays and Saturdays.