Those previous versions of herself were so distant now that remembering them was almost like remembering other people, acquaintances, young women whom she’d known a long time ago, and she felt such compassion for them. ‘I regret nothing,’ she told her reflection in the mirror, and believed it. (insp)

The Breakfast Club (USA, 1985)

Cate Blanchett and Philip Seymour Hoffman at The Talented Mr. Ripley Premiere (x)

1x23/2x01 vs. 6x05

"She removes her wig, her eyelashes, her makeup, never breaking eye contact with the reflection of her natural self. It’s an intimate, powerful moment television doesn’t often show: A black woman removing all the elements white supremacy tells her she has to wear to be beautiful, successful, powerful." (x)

"I think it’s a great time to be a person of color and with talent. And actually, to be a woman as well. Our show is one of the most diverse television shows on television right now." - Nicole Beharie

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