Man’s world needed a woman
To fight for justice, peace, and
A wonder of a woman,
To shatter the glass
With bullet-deflecting bracelets,
Gold-encrusted bustier, and
This is my response to Trifecta’s weekend prompt:
Okay, so it’s pretty obvious I wrote about Wonder Woman. I know Wonder Woman was created in the 1940’s, but the image in my mind will always be Lynda Carter. As a child growing up in the seventies, I watched the TV show in awe. I wanted to look like that – the bustier, the boots…oh, and those bracelets ROCKED! Though I admired her looks, the feminist side of me was annoyed at the eye-candy part of her appearance. Perhaps captivation by cleavage was just another aspect of her super powers?
If you want to read other responses, or try the challenge yourself, click on the tricycle picture to view Trifecta’s site. Happy writing (and reading!)
Oh, and this is a community-voted challenge, which means that readers have the opportunity to vote on their three favorites after the challenge closes on Sunday, at 8PM eastern time.