I’m a cynic.

I saw both Daphne Selfe and Carmen Dell’Orefice as a tokenistic diversity-loving PR dream. Touted the world’s oldest supermodels, they certainly bring the ‘est’ factor* and perfect balance of political correctness and novelty that media can’t resist.

Strong feelings to come back from, I know. But I did have a turnaround moment after reading this little nugget of gold: