[ExI] from quora - laugh of the day
William Flynn Wallace
foozler83 at gmail.com
Wed Oct 13 22:09:43 UTC 2021
'Your woman' not OK? How about 'your mate'? 'Your baby'? 'Your squeeze'
- an oldie there. 'Your old woman' definitely out.
Women are conflicted the way most men aren't about their body parts.
Breasts can be 'puppies'. Ravel wrote a piece called Les Mammelles de Ste.
Teresias. Vaginas can be 'down there'. . An oldtimer psych prof when I
started would tell girls to shut 'The Gates of Hell'. Hundreds of slang
terms online. Reason? Anxiety. We somehow cannot stand medical terms
even those are usually without anxiety. bill w
On Wed, Oct 13, 2021 at 4:37 PM Dan TheBookMan via extropy-chat <
extropy-chat at lists.extropy.org> wrote:
> On Oct 13, 2021, at 2:15 PM, Ben Zaiboc via extropy-chat <
> extropy-chat at lists.extropy.org> wrote:
> > On 13/10/2021 00:03, billw wrote:
> >> I also tell guys never, ever call your woman's chest 'tits' much less
> > Maybe a cultural thing here, but I need to qualify this: "unless they
> > Perhaps the standard Anglo-saxon terms are less acceptable in America
> than they are in their birthplace.
> Breast is also of Old English origin. Anyhow, I’m not sure how standard it
> was a thousand years ago or why that should guide current usage. You
> probably wouldn’t I trust use ‘girl’ to mean a child of any gender simply
> because that’s how the word was used even after the Norman conquest.
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