Men are from Mars, Women Venus

5 years ago

“So do you like it?” I asked my husband, Marc, as I entered our hotel room and held up the skirt that I just purchased while shopping in San Francisco with my friend.

 

He rolled his eyes and replied, “Not really.”

 

“Pfft!  What do you know anyway?” I replied as I carefully folded it and put it in my carry-on.  “I love it and so does Ellie!”

 

The skirt hung in my closet for weeks.  Finally, I decided to wear it to work. I was already dressed and just finishing flat-ironing my hair when Marc entered the closet.  I stood up and slowly twirled around for him.  “I love this skirt!” I exclaimed.

 

Again, he rolled his eyes.  “I know you do,” he answered with a smirk.

 

“You don’t?”

 

“No, not at all.”

 

“Why?”

 

“Because it looks like an old lady skirt….”

 

It was my turn to roll my eyes at him.  I wore it to work and the funniest thing happened – the girls loved it and the men hated it!

 

What do men know about fashion anyway?

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Did this ever happen to you?  Do you have any articles of clothes that are “girl only”?

 

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