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Interrobang Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Feb-17-04 11:58 AM
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1. I'd say it depends on the woman in question.
Me, I'd rather have *one* thing (perhaps more expensive, perhaps not) that I really, really want (and *no* diamond rings, thank you, diamonds are boring and often -- although not always -- finance unsavoury causes and cartels!) than get bombarded with cheap little gifts which will just clutter up my space, as if I don't have enough junk to start with. Other women are probably different.

I think about the only accurate way to answer questions along the line of "what do women want?" is to ask them, one at a time, and individually (because you can no more lump "women" into a homogenous opinion group than you can "men," or "white people" or any other generalized cluster like that).
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  -True or False - Women Love Cheap Gifts? Magic Rat  Feb-17-04 11:44 AM   #0 
  - I'd say it depends on the woman in question.  Interrobang   Feb-17-04 11:58 AM   #1 
  - In my younger days...  djeseru   Feb-17-04 11:59 AM   #2 
  - In my opinion..  everythingsxen   Feb-17-04 12:45 PM   #3 
  - What? The gifted like cheap women?  Whitacre D_WI   Feb-17-04 12:50 PM   #4 
  - Hey Magic rat  Demman   Feb-17-04 12:54 PM   #5 
  - well I was in GD2004 for a while  Magic Rat   Feb-17-04 01:23 PM   #10 
     - Blue Boobies  Demman   Feb-17-04 03:39 PM   #26 
  - Appliances. Travel. GREAT food experiences...  radwriter0555   Feb-17-04 12:54 PM   #6 
  - Heh...  GOPisEvil   Feb-17-04 12:56 PM   #7 
     - OOOOOHHHH!  bunnyj   Feb-17-04 02:36 PM   #14 
        - Actually, that would be a nice gift for me too...  GOPisEvil   Feb-17-04 02:38 PM   #16 
  - This woman prefers thoughtful gifts  Love Bug   Feb-17-04 12:57 PM   #8 
  - well it depends  amazona   Feb-17-04 01:23 PM   #9 
  - well...it wasn't a Valentines gift  Magic Rat   Feb-17-04 01:26 PM   #11 
     - I think it's quirky and fun!  fudge stripe cookays   Feb-17-04 02:14 PM   #13 
  - I think it's cute  VelmaD   Feb-17-04 01:52 PM   #12 
  - I know what you like  Magic Rat   Feb-17-04 02:37 PM   #15 
     - *snort*  VelmaD   Feb-17-04 03:06 PM   #19 
        - heehee  Magic Rat   Feb-17-04 03:18 PM   #20 
           - I'm telling ya...  VelmaD   Feb-17-04 03:27 PM   #21 
              - I second this...  GOPisEvil   Feb-17-04 03:29 PM   #22 
                 - Yup...  VelmaD   Feb-17-04 03:32 PM   #23 
                    - It was her idea...  GOPisEvil   Feb-17-04 03:35 PM   #24 
  - Cute little gifts are always appropriate  geniph   Feb-17-04 02:57 PM   #17 
  - I can only speak for myself, but...  populistmom   Feb-17-04 03:01 PM   #18 
  - Sorta on topic -  tekriter   Feb-17-04 03:38 PM   #25 
 

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