I am not saying that a female-dominated or Amazon society based on the oppression of men is any more "just" than is a male-dominated society based on the oppression of women. I am merely pointing out in what ways it is better for women. [¶] Perhaps someday a choice between forms of injustice will not be necessary.
She was an Amazon. Her whole life was spent riding at breakneck speed towards the wilder shores of love.1954 The Wilder Shores of Love, pt.2, ch.1.
Stay, stay thy hands! thou art an Amazon, And fightest with the sword of Deborah .Charles to Joan la Pucelle, scene ii (Act I)
Charles: Stay, stay thy hands! thou art an Amazon And fightest with the sword of Deborah.To Joan la Pucelle (Joan of Arc), after fighting and losing to her.
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