My darling husband, Cliff Carter, marvelled, "What a woman !" when he spoke of me. He had known many women in his life, but he was constantly amazed at who I was. He was my sweetheart and he treated me like a queen.
In recent years, feminism was perceived as a threat by those too weak to embrace equality.
Indeed, it's clear 2014 was a historic one for feminism. Women stood up for their rights, challenged stereotypes, fought for recognition and took control of the dialogue. The following is a non-exhaustive list of some of the most iconic feminist moments this year: