"If beauty is in the eye of the beholder, heaven pity the British man."
Just in case you ever wondered if it was only me flying the flag of critique towards British female ugliness benchmark, the below two links will back it all up. Even more concerning is the fact that the author in the first link is a woman, although from the picture she does look pretty cute. I doubt the typical looking British woman, or man for that matter, will be this honest.
In view of the second link, let me tell you that 12 years have done nothing to raise the level up at all...
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