"My name is Cassidy Trevan, and I was raped."
It’s silly to think that we can just make depression go away. It’s not a pimple on your forehead that will disappear with a poke of the fingers. It’s rooted deep in our bones and causes more damage than a measly pimple.
"But when you resize a girl's pants from a 9 to a 16 and label it 'plus size,' how am I supposed to fight that? How do you expect me to convince her that she doesn't need to skip dinner for the next month because her pants size didn't *actually* go up by seven digits?"