Performing Men’s Emotional Labor Is Literally Killing Us

A man on a cliff. His head hangs low, the weight of unseen problems too heavy to bear. Oh, wait, there they are! All of his problems are manifesting into a terrible clown-like visage! They throw knives into his back, but the man is too weak to fight back, retreat, or even simply duck.

But, lo! Who is that rushing to his aid? It’s his wife, who wraps her arms around her husband and uses force magic to repel the clown’s knives. The man is saved!