Women are often victims of the worst kinds of verbal assaults, and in many cases, the attacker doesn’t even realize they’ve caused offense. Hurling any one of these phrases at a woman is likely to ruin her day, so pay close attention and please do avoid them in the future.
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This is the definition of none of your business.
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Why? Because it would make you feel better? Back off, buddy.
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Whoever said that being with a man is the only thing that equates to happiness lied. You are always enough.
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Never ask a woman if her hair is real. And as Solange can tell you, don't ask to touch it either. Real or fake, if she looks good that's all that matters.
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If a woman wants to have seconds, or thirds, that's her right and nothing for anyone else to question. Doing so is a surefire way to instantly make her feel uncomfortable.
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And what if it is? How dare you force a cliché as a justification for or against a woman's moods — good or bad.
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You never know what someone has been through. Whether it was for cosmetic reasons or something medical, never ask when or if a woman has gone under the knife even if you notice a change.
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Some women struggle with fertility issues. Others have decided not to have children at all. Maybe she and her partner agree that the time isn't right. Asking a woman when she's going to have children or telling her that her "biological clock is ticking" is a serious no-no.
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Let this be the official notice: referring to a woman's weight is an absolute bad idea and assuming she's pregnant without knowing for sure is even worse.
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This is just plain rude...and wrong!
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Have you ever thought that marriage doesn't define all women and that maybe, just maybe, not everyone's version of happily ever after includes a stop at the altar?
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And who are you to judge?
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Chances are she probably is and your pointing it won't help at all.
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Let us stop you right there. It's probably a bad idea to remind a woman that she's underpaid in a world where women make 70 cents to the dollar compared to men.
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