It protects me from the eyes of men, because it adds an extra opaqueness when I’m wearing a white shirt.
I know there are other ways too.
My dad told me about having acid spilled on him and it burned through his jeans but not his garments.
The protection of the garment is real.]]>
But I do object if the motive is to “fit in with the cool kids.” That’s just petty.]]>
When I think of my ultimate aspirations and dreams in life, “being mainstream” isn’t one of them.]]>
I think the whole point is NOT to be mainstream.]]>
I’m sure the FLDS w/ their long wrist-to-alkle one piece Gs feel that way about modern LDS Gs. My point is since the G is symbolic, why not move to something less cultish like a pendant akin to a cross that would make us more mainstream? In the end, it’s up to the Pres of the Church, and such a reform is only a matter of time, as are many other temple reforms.]]>