just a friendly reminder that you don’t have to justify your taste in music, movies, or books to anyone and if certain people make you feel bad or ashamed over stuff you like you should probably just tell them to fuck off
vanity and pride are different things, though the words are often used synonymously. a person may be proud without being vain. pride relates more to our opinion of ourselves, vanity to what we would have others think of us.
Superman: The d r e a m always begins the same. “My parents taught me to side with justice. I came from another planet with powers and abilities far beyond those of other men. I’m known as a hero, an inspiration, a champion. It’s been a good life.”
Batman: The n i g h t m a r e always begins the same. ”My parents killer was never brought to justice. I cloak myself in the very shadows the gunman used to hide his face from me. I’m known as an urban myth, a frightening creature, the bogeyman. It’s not a life I’d wish on anyone.”