Escher Girls

Float like a butterfly, Sting like a WTF!?

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ghostarin submitted:

So I saw this (aka this) and I almost broke my brain trying to figure out what was going on. So I did this. And, well… let’s just say my brain is officially broke. Why couldn’t they just a pose like this one?:

Although much better of course, this was just a very quick doodle. And, of course, I know others could draw much better, more fitting poses than I just did. But yeah - just a example that you don’t have to break the girls like that…

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    Women are clearly like pool noodles! No spines, and oh-so bendy!
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    wtf am i looking at? o.O what happened to their spines? HOW IS THAT COVER ART?!
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