The Death of the ‘Cool Girl’

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If the manic pixie dream girl had existed when I was in my mid-20s, that’s who I would have been or at least who I would have aspired to be. Instead, for as long as I’ve thought about what my persona should be, I’ve wanted to be the cool girl.

The cool girl is not to be mistaken for the popular girl or the alternative girl.