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Message 1288931 - Posted: 28 Sep 2012, 17:32:07 UTC

As far as we men are concerned, women are.....(fill in your thoughts).

Last night, when the wife came home from work, she bought up the fact that her boss (90% of the workforce are female), was "hilarious" (her words, not mine). When asked why she thought that, I got told that her boss had just finished reading the book & as everyone else in the office had read it, asked the wife if she had...

...reply was "no", so she got given the book with a tantalising teaser: - read pages 114/115, then start from the beginning.

hmmmmnnnnn, while the wife is at work, I spotted that the book is full of bookmarks.... & yes, 114 is.

oooohhaa.......think I'm in trouble!

Anyone here read the book yet?
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Message 1288946 - Posted: 28 Sep 2012, 17:56:50 UTC

A friend of mine is reading it.
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Message 1288955 - Posted: 28 Sep 2012, 18:13:00 UTC

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Message 1288989 - Posted: 28 Sep 2012, 19:31:20 UTC

I bought the whole series out of curiosity and now wish I didn't. Due to the fact that I know minors view these forums, I won't go into details but I think certain aspects are quite degrading to women ad I have a difficult time with that.
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Message 1289005 - Posted: 28 Sep 2012, 20:14:44 UTC

Frankly I'd rather spend My income on other stuff.
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Message 1289006 - Posted: 28 Sep 2012, 20:16:03 UTC - in response to Message 1288989.

I bought the whole series out of curiosity and now wish I didn't. Due to the fact that I know minors view these forums, I won't go into details but I think certain aspects are quite degrading to women ad I have a difficult time with that.



Had it been a male author, I would probably agree with you. However, a woman wrote it, which leaves that question wide open.

And I for one will definitely not get into any arguments on that with a woman....they know better than us... :)
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Message 1289014 - Posted: 28 Sep 2012, 20:36:11 UTC

Haven't looked at them, but I guess I have to look at page 114!
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Message 1289017 - Posted: 28 Sep 2012, 20:40:52 UTC - in response to Message 1289014.

Haven't looked at them, but I guess I have to look at page 114!


sorry, its not illustrated.... :)
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Message 1289072 - Posted: 28 Sep 2012, 22:32:24 UTC - in response to Message 1289017.

Haven't looked at them, but I guess I have to look at page 114!


sorry, its not illustrated.... :)

That's what imaginations are for.....
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Message 1289075 - Posted: 28 Sep 2012, 22:34:57 UTC - in response to Message 1289072.

Haven't looked at them, but I guess I have to look at page 114!


sorry, its not illustrated.... :)

That's what imaginations are for.....


....which makes book reading more pleasureable than watching films.
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