perfect rebuttal to the “you’ll never understand until you have children” argument
a person who is timid or submissive.
"I have quoted at length above because the issues have rarely been better stated. If they strike the reader as unduly alarmist, note that the vice-president of Edgar Rice Burrows, Inc. once expressed his desire to purchase the whole nation of The Gambia so as to build a series of Tarzan vacation villages. ‘This is not pie in the sky. We’ve been talking to the Rothschild Bank in Paris about this. There are a number of very very small African countries that have absolutely nothing. No economy, nothing. All they have is their independence and their UN ambassadors, and the thought is to merchandise the entire country… take it over, change the name.’"
- Crick, Malcolm. 1989. Representations of International Tourism in the Social Sciences: Sun, Sex, Sights, Savings, and Servility. Annual Review of Anthropology 18, p. 322.