Gender politics

Thomas: So Daddy, is a nurse a girl doctor?

Me: No, no. Nurses help doctors.

Thomas: I thought they were girl doctors.

Me: Doctors can be girls, and nurses can be boys. You know Rory from Doctor Who? He’s a nurse.

Thomas [thinks this through]: But are you sure he’s a boy?

He has a point.

Rory Williams, meet Rory the androgynous robot.

Rory Williams, meet Rory the androgynous robot.

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