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Fictional Kickass Ladies: Zoe Allayne Washburn

I bring you the second in what we hope is a series on Kickass Fictional Ladies.  You may remember when The Red Menace brought you the first post about Princess Eilonwy, from the Chronicles of Prydain.   Well, it’s time to share another lady who we see as a strong female character.

Warning: this post contains minor spoilers for the Firefly television series and the Serenity movie……

Those of you who know me in real life may be surprised that I didn’t pick Buffy Summers (the Vampire Slayer) for my first foray into this feature. I still like Buffy, and much as Buffy kicks ass, and as important a character as she was to me in my teens and 20’s, I find that now that I’ve reached Ladyhood, it’s Zoe who’s caught my attention.

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Capable is the new sexy.

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