Share Tweet Pocket Add to Bookmarks
You're reading: Ambassadors in high heels #2

My recent blog Ambassadors in high heels prompted some interesting comments (eg from one female British diplomat: "there is no doubt that when I joined up as a young woman in the 1970s the expectation was that I would marry and leave", but… "I have never not got a job because I was a woman").

The reprinting of the Ukrainian-language version on a reputable news site alongside a picture of some snazzy-looking shoes made me realise that some of my colleagues knew more about footwear than I did.

Meanwhile one Vogue-reader offered the following "personal thoughts about being a woman ambassador", which I reprint here with her permission.

Exclusive article

Sign up or subscribe to view more articles.
See All Plans
$5.95
Monthly plan
Get unlimited article access, anytime, anywhere.

Subscribe
$60
Yearly plan
Access all the exclusive content on KyivPost.com and the complete online archive.
Subscribe
Advertisement

Add comment

Sorry, you must be logged in to post a comment.
Attention

Add a picture
Choose file
Add a quote
Attention

Are you sure you want to delete your comment?

Attention

Are you sure you want to delete all user's comments?

Attention

Are you sure you want to unapprove user's comment?

Attention

Are you sure you want to move to spam user's comment?

Attention

Are you sure you want to move to trash user's comment?

Spelling error report

The following text will be sent to our editors: