I (Still) Expect More

[Content Note: Misogyny; sexual harassment.]

One of the gifts of aging, for me, has been increasingly shedding my reflexive compulsion to apologize for goddamned everything, including my very existence.

I still apologize more than I should for things that need no apology from me, but I have no urge at all to apologize for having the expectation that I can cast a vote for a presidential candidate who isn't a shameless fucking creep.

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