The fantastic Disney princess cartoons and characters draw dreams for girls to imagine their romantic and magic stories. All the Disney stories have happy endings which make children believe that love is powerful and eternal. I believe that almost every girl has dream that become a princess, live royal life and find her “Prince Charming” in the future. In the Disney stories, all the princess or female characters need to overcome challenges and combat the obstacles from villains to reach the final happy ending. The princess in Disneyland include different races and personalities. And not all Disney stories are talk about affection, some of them discuss the love between family or friends. One famous example is Mulan who is a Chinese girl that replace her brother to join the army and get success in military during the wars. The Disney stroies that accompany girlhood provide girl courage to pursue what they want, teach them they need to address problems before take success and encourage them to be brave, wise and independent girl.
When a people defined as “girl”, they are categories in certain ages and typical favoritate colors and dresses. According to Jacqueline Reid-Walsh, the keyword essay “Girlhood”, the terminology of girl is connected with chronological age, sex or culture. There have some stereotypes limitations for girl that which they should do and what kinds of things they are not allow to do, such as they have picked little dresses or they should play with barbie dolls instead of racing cars. A girl should not defined by common opinion, their actions and perspectives should not restricted by their sex. Girlhood is and just a certain period that girl experience and influence their future growth.
When people describe girl, they would connect them with beautiful flower, wonderful hope and lovely things. But there are also some girls desire for irritative and passionate life. The Disney movies and stories that girl read or watch about in their girlhood may have huge effect in their thoughts and future life. Girls have freedom to find what they actually like and who they want to be in their blessed girlhood.