This is part 3 of a series of 9 blogposts. Read other posts in the series here:
(2) The physical
(3) The body specific
(4) Demographical compatibility
(5) Family life
(7) Gendered imaginaries
(8) Personal interests and abstract metaphors
(9) Existential navigations
This third installment aims to loosely thematize some discursive negotiations of love and life based on season 5 of Fei Cheng Wu Rao (非诚勿扰)/If You Are The One around ‘The body specific’. [Image heavy]
Screen grabs obtained from ‘Commemorative Fashion Shoes‘ Tumblr with permission from the owner
(a) Following from the last installment, bellies are a thing.
(b) Hair (or the lack of) is a thing.
(c) Following from hair, beards are a thing.
(d) Following from things on your face, eyes are a thing. In fact, double eye-lid big eyes are the most coveted.
(e) Height is a thing.
(f) You know what? Assorted but very specific body parts is also a thing. *cue hawk-eye vision*
Any thoughts? Beep me! Installment four on Demographical compatibility to come.