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If I would have to change my religious beliefs, I would not marry the person that I love. Because the first person that I love is God, who created me. I have my faith and my principles, and this is what makes me who I am. If the person loves me, he’ll love my God too.

Shamcey Supsup
2011 Miss Universe 3rd Runner Up

Well said by a strong, confident woman. This is the kind of feminism I applaud: one that is firmly rooted in truth beyond earthbound silliness, and rises to the challenge no matter the cost, and which, in quiet poise, speaks louder than a thousand placards and bra-burning episodes.

On another note, here’s an interesting take on the disadvantages of Shamcey’s pro-God stance.