do u know how hard it is to love a character that’s an asshole on a regular basis knowing that they’re an asshole and they’ve done asshole things but whenever u look at them u are just like. wow. u asshole. i love u. but u. are an asshole
We also found out that she locked her Johnlock fics. Why? Because she made a deal with a publishing house to publish the fics. She changed the names and straightwashed the characters.
So people, including me, are now angry because she is a hypocritical, condescending, rude, ignorant woman who will shame young people for talking about representation, because they should be “grateful” for what they have now (since queer people had it worse before), because we don’t know what activism is, because we are younger, because young queer people know nothing, because we just want to see these two characters fuck (which couldn’t be farther from the truth), and then will then proceed to straightwash a Johnlock fic to publish it.
The comments on that fucking Daily Mail article serve to prove exactly why a canonical romantic relationship between Sherlock and John would be beneficial. As someone once said to me: revolution through evolution. Starting by taking some of the most famous…