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So much to say.


Satish is on his way back from work. We speak to each other most of the days. Either he calls or I do. (yeah, we still call each other three or four times a day. We're mushy like that :) )

Actual conversations that happen:

Me: 'Baby-- you know what ....Blah blah blah blah blah blah blah blah blah blah blah blah, and then you know what happened, blah blah blah blah blah blah blah blah blah blah blah'

Satish; 'Okay '

Me: And you know what baby,  blah blah blah blah blah blah blah blah blah blah blah and blah blah blah blah blah blah blah blah blah blah blah. Isn't that great ?'

Satish: Hmmm

Me: ' And I forgot to tell you, blah blah blah blah blah blah blah blah blah blah blah and blah blah. So what do you feel?'

Satish: I don't know.

Me: (a bit indignant by now) : What do you mean you don't know? You must be feeling something right?

Satish: I really don't know.


I bet half the married people can relate to the above. Leave me a comment if  conversation between you and your spouse goes like this :) I really want to know if this is a universal phenomenon or something unique to us.

And let me run now---he just walked in and I have so much to tell him :)


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Comments

  1. But in his head nothing is wrong. Men are just made like that.

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  2. ha ha...it starts happening after a year or two after marriage...

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  3. yeah whenever i have something interesting to share with hubby he nods yes and no...Warned him to speak full sentence else i would stop sharing things with him

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  4. Ditto here! Shikha Kaushal in the comment above is lucky. At least she gets sentences now. Most of the arguments I have are about this. :(

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  5. You said, half the people...
    Why only half?

    - Prabhakar / Indian Top Blogs

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  6. So what shall i comment now.. you know what ....Blah blah blah blah blah blah blah

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  7. Sometimes it is like that,but not always.

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  8. Hahahaha, this is absolutely true. To a big extent, men don't vocalise their thoughts as much as women, and definitely don't let minor or non-essential things affect them. So, yes, been there living this!

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  9. I've seen my parents talk and my aunt and uncle's also....but the thing I found between them was two-way communication...and sometimes one also ;) hehe But one or the other way both are cute to listen to...

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