A man’s Instagram homage to his “curvy” spouse has moved viral the coming week — for all the right reasons.
Author and activist Robbie Tripp took to the social media website on Sunday to gush about his beloved, and to challenge the” very narrow and very specific better standards of beauty” that’s often championed on television or on the covering of magazines.
” I enjoy this woman and her curvy torso ,” the 26 -year-old wrote of his wife, fashion blogger Sarah Tripp, as he shared a photo of the two of them espousing on a beach.” As a adolescent, I was often taunted by my friends for my attraction to girls on the thicker side, ones who were shorter and curvier, daughters that the average( basic) bro might refer to as’ chubby’ or even’ fat .’ Then, as I became a man and started to educate myself on issues such as feminism and how the national media marginalizes ladies by portraying a very narrow and very concrete better standards of charm( thin, tall, lean) I realized how many boys have bought into that lie .”
” For me, there is nothing sexier than this woman right here: thick thighs, big pillage, cute little side rolling, etc .,” he continued.” Her shape and size won’t be the one featured on the cover of Cosmopolitan but it’s the one featured in my life and in my heart .”
The positive response to Tripp’s post was immediate. Thousands of people liked the image, with many praising its enjoying message.
” This is the sweetest thing I’ve ever read! This gives me hope I’ll find love someday ,” wrote one Instagram user.
” You are a real humankind! This is beautiful and inspiring ,” wrote another.
Sarah Tripp, 25, told TODAY that she was moved by her husband’s post but that it wasn’t especially unusual on his part.
” He ever induces me feel so adoration and realized. As a body-positive style blogger, I’ve been very open about my body desire travel and my aim to assist other curvy women discover to desire their body. I just feel so lucky that I have a husband who has loved every inch of me since the working day we met ,” she told the demonstrate.
On Wednesday night, Tripp took to Instagram again to express just how astonished he was by the reaction to his original post. He was particularly touched to watch” humen from around the world tagging their girlfriend/ spouse and telling her how much they enjoy her curvy body .”