Cutting off hair in ancient Asia (Japan, china, Korea & possibly some other Asian cultures) symbolizes being banished or rejected from their home. In the more modern age that is now, cutting long hair into a short cut means to forget the past, leaving the old and starting anew.
I FELT THAT I HAD TO REBLOG THIS AGAIN BECAUSE OF KORRA’S NEW HAIRSTYLE
Oh god what if the season starts and they just start with Korra over the sink cutting her hair with Asami I’d loss my shit!!!!!!