But you said we had to be the equivalent of ourselves! If she gets to be a man, I want to be a pretty pretty princess.
Got the necessary skills to be a princess?
It's easy to be a man if you're a woman already.
Technically, I did not mention gender anywhere. Today, men and women are supposed to be equals.
Today it shouldn't matter. Then your equivalent back then could be of either sex as long as you possess the necessary skill set.
Just because I didn't mention gender
Also realized it'd be boring to be a woman back then... Ew.
It's nice having the mind of a lawyer, sometimes.
Mightier than the tread of marching armies is the power of an idea whose time has come