Choosing the person you want to be with is primarily about believing in yourself: knowing that you can give love to those around you.
In everyday life, there are “preferable” qualities that make one person more attractive than another. There are many factors that both parties must consider, but innate beauty certainly ranks at the top of the list.
Appearance plays a significant role, especially at a young age when we approach someone: it’s the first thing we inevitably pay attention to when we look at the person in front of us. Of course, everyone has their own preferences, just like the man in this story. So why were he and his companions so “attached”?
Beauty is subjective, and there are no universal criteria to judge it: “Beauty is what we like.” However, today there exists a standard, an ideal of beauty, that defines the ideal appearance of both men and women’s bodies. Of course, this hasn’t helped all those who don’t identify with these norms.
This is precisely what happened to Brittany Jacques, a 23-year-old woman who weighed 114 kilograms and was often rejected due to her appearance.