Playing Catchphrase, word is "Vietnam"
- Me: America fought a war here... wait that doesn't narrow it down...
I was gunna say what about Wales but them i imagined sticking a giant dragon on it and that the rest of the uk must be embarrassed of us.
Fun fact: The Welsh dragon does not appear on the flag because when the first Union Flag was created in 1606, Wales was already united with England from the 13th century. This meant that Wales was a Principality instead of a Kingdom and as such could not be included
Maybe I don’t want to prove them wrong. Maybe I don’t want to make them proud anymore. Maybe I just want to make it out alive.
When a financial institution asks me my “mother’s maiden name” as a security question. Because it’s assumed that I have at least one and no more than one mother in my life AND that she married AND that she gave up her own name AND that that part of her identity was erased enough from my public history so as to be a password to access my private information.
Holy crap, I never realized.
In the Philippines, at least with my family, when a woman marries, her maiden name becomes her middle name and the middle name of her children like it really isn’t that hard to find