A really corny suggestion for the gents in the room!

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schrek-chewbacca hunk
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   Posted 11/14/2007 9:07 AM (GMT -7)   
 
UC can get in my way relationship wise.
 
I know you aren't feeling great, but go out and buy your gal the flowers she likes the most, and offer to make her dinner and clean up the kitchen.  I found that a bit of romance makes your gut feel a bit better - especially when you see her smile and her beautiful eyes open wide.  It also doesn't hurt the old male libido either! hehehehe
 
Also wouldn't hurt to shave, put on a nice shirt, and polish your shoes! hehe
 
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cycling_sasquatch
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   Posted 11/14/2007 9:54 AM (GMT -7)   
Good idea! I'm pretty sure my wife gets tired of me complaining all the time (about being sick.) It gets her down just as it does me.
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WhiteSox1
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   Posted 11/14/2007 10:01 AM (GMT -7)   

Shave?  Nice shirt?  Polished shoes?  Let's not get crazy here....

Kidding... tongue

Seriously,  that's a great idea.  Little things like that matter the most in life.

 


Red_34
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   Posted 11/14/2007 3:48 PM (GMT -7)   
Bob, do you teach classes on how to be a romantic gentleman??? My husband could use a class or two or three! :)
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   Posted 11/14/2007 4:35 PM (GMT -7)   
yes Bob has a very lucky wife. I think
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kb5
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   Posted 11/14/2007 5:22 PM (GMT -7)   
Bob if you start a class I am signing my husband up! You could make some money just by being you.
Kelly, 29

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dakotagirl
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   Posted 11/14/2007 8:16 PM (GMT -7)   
It's not a bad idea for the women to "change it up" a little too. I find that sometimes it's nice to just really try to put on a "happy face" and treat my husband a little special. Or, even when I'm not feeling the greatest, try to get into the same "romantic" mood he's in - if you get my drift!
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sweet39
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   Posted 11/14/2007 8:41 PM (GMT -7)   
I have to agree as well that it is better to "live today" and not commiserate in ones miseries.  Although some days are tough, I am a true believer that "it all starts in your head" in how you look at things. It can't be easy on our spouses, partners to see us go through it.  A neighbor described it to me as frustrating becuase she can't help her husband when he is going through a flareup.  She sees him fatigued, not able to eat, pain....So it impacts them as well.  A romantic night is an awesome, awesome so awesome idea! For it reminds us how alive we are!
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