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reyd reid reed Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed May-24-06 01:23 AM
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12. Heh...and one other word of advice for all the non-pregnant people...
Three weeks following delivery, don't even Think about mentioning your *ahem* "Needs."

Not if you want to remain intact, that is.

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  -Pet peeve: Couples that say "we're pregnant". amitten  May-24-06 12:53 AM   #0 
  - Aw. He's just trying to share in the joy as much as possible.  Kerrytravelers   May-24-06 12:56 AM   #1 
  - Well, it's usually the women who say it. I know they're trying to  amitten   May-24-06 12:58 AM   #2 
  - Yeah. It does sound kinda funny now that I've said it out loud!  Kerrytravelers   May-24-06 01:02 AM   #3 
  - That's interesting.  Floogeldy   May-24-06 01:12 AM   #5 
     - Yes. As should we all.  amitten   May-24-06 01:16 AM   #6 
        - We've been having problems with our prostate  XemaSab   May-24-06 03:31 AM   #20 
           - Eggggggg-zacktly.  amitten   May-24-06 02:49 PM   #25 
           - We ate too many hot wings last night  AngryAmish   May-24-06 03:08 PM   #40 
  - LOL  reyd reid reed   May-24-06 01:10 AM   #4 
     - No shit. Just say, "We're having a baby." Is that too much? Too  amitten   May-24-06 01:18 AM   #7 
        - Silly. Men don't have babies. Only women have babies.  Floogeldy   May-24-06 01:19 AM   #9 
           - No, both men and women parent children. But only women are  amitten   May-24-06 01:22 AM   #11 
              - Yea  Floogeldy   May-24-06 01:26 AM   #14 
              - Thank you. This isn't a question of feminism. Just grammar. n/t  amitten   May-24-06 01:28 AM   #15 
              - This may start a flame war but I am not so sure both  ikojo   May-24-06 03:08 PM   #41 
  - Yeah, I hate that.  BlueIris   May-24-06 01:19 AM   #8 
  - Heh...and one other word of advice for all the non-pregnant people...  reyd reid reed   May-24-06 01:23 AM   #12 
  - Well, as I said earlier, it's actually usually the women that say it.  amitten   May-24-06 01:24 AM   #13 
  - maybe you know some weird women  pitohui   May-24-06 01:58 AM   #18 
  - Indeed...and also...  regnaD kciN   May-24-06 03:55 AM   #22 
     - Yeah, me too  sandnsea   May-24-06 04:18 AM   #24 
     - Well, pregnancy is a medical state. It's not shared...by anyone!  amitten   May-24-06 02:51 PM   #26 
  - Wow.  Left Is Write   May-24-06 03:07 PM   #39 
  - What happened to you to make you so consistently  asthmaticeog   May-24-06 03:10 PM   #42 
  - Hmmm... well as a gay woman, if I and my partner decided to have  Misunderestimator   May-24-06 03:48 PM   #46 
  - ...Yeah that is weird.  Neoma   May-24-06 01:20 AM   #10 
  - Cutesy-Poo  REP   May-24-06 01:35 AM   #16 
  - yeah it makes them both sound like idiots  pitohui   May-24-06 01:57 AM   #17 
  - Its just PC Bullshit  951-Riverside   May-24-06 02:44 AM   #19 
  - We're sitting on eggs...  AlienGirl   May-24-06 03:33 AM   #21 
  - I wish smilies worked in the subject line.  Pithlet   May-24-06 03:00 PM   #34 
  - I don't have a problem with it.  MelliMel   May-24-06 03:58 AM   #23 
  - And we all thank you for that. n/t  amitten   May-24-06 02:53 PM   #28 
  - I think the man experiences some of the effects too!!!  Shell Beau   May-24-06 02:52 PM   #27 
  - Yes, but he isn't physically with child, which is the only meaning  amitten   May-24-06 02:54 PM   #31 
  - I have no problem with it, both have had input, so to speak.  uppityperson   May-24-06 02:54 PM   #29 
  - But both are not pregnant., as the phrase implies. n/t  amitten   May-24-06 02:55 PM   #32 
     - Well, it is inclusion & I bet the man feels pregnant sometimes!!  Shell Beau   May-24-06 03:01 PM   #35 
     - I hear it as "we (have gotten) pregnancy achieved"  uppityperson   May-24-06 03:01 PM   #36 
  - Well, my husband was highly pissed  latebloomer   May-24-06 02:54 PM   #30 
  - Yeah yeah  johnnie   May-24-06 02:59 PM   #33 
  - You must lead a pretty good life if this is what gets you so riled up!  Vash the Stampede   May-24-06 03:03 PM   #37 
  - I'm not riled up...it's just a pet peeve.  amitten   May-24-06 03:14 PM   #43 
  - My Wife is pregnant for the third time  new_beawr   May-24-06 03:06 PM   #38 
  - Thanks for your sane take on the matter. n/t  amitten   May-24-06 03:14 PM   #44 
  - Hey, on the same note...should a widower say, "We're dead"?  amitten   May-24-06 03:15 PM   #45 
 

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