Can we just talk about this move in Crown’s show?
Also, Lily Potter would have never wanted an abortion, because she was a financially well-off white woman starting a family in a happy marriage with a secure place at the top of wizarding society.
The question you should be asking is what if Merope Gaunt, an impoverished and uneducated single woman who escaped from a severely abusive family only to become pregnant with the unwanted child of a man who wanted nothing to do with her, had had access to an abortion and not had immense social pressure brainwashing her into carrying to term?
The implication that a woman with a stable life and plenty of privilege would never choose to terminate a pregnancy is…well, wrong. But I like the sentiment.
1. André Kertész. On reading
2. Alfred-Eisenstaedt. Lesson at La Scala’s Ballet School, Milan, Italy, 1934
As long as there have been cameras, those using them have felt inclined to capture the buildings around them.
The Getty Museum in Los Angeles just launched an incredible exhibition that shows the unique relationship between photography and architecture.