Advise on dating bad boys
An athlete works toward a goal and is rewarded with concrete proof of his effort.
What is the irrefutable proof of a successful emotional life? Men fear endeavors where success is vague because failure seems a likely result. One way to take the failure out is to become his ally in those pursuits that bring him emotionally alive; his attempt at wholeness there will illuminate the great rewards of an emotional life elsewhere. We May Lose Small Battles, but Always Remember the Wars We've Won How important is putting the toilet seat down if the yard is mowed each week?
The art of BS—and indulging others with their BS—is how we get through the day.
Especially not about girlish things, like if those jeans show off our assets.
Women should remember to give credit where credit is due. Fathers Are Just as Important as Mothers It can seem, at times, that the world elevates the feminine over the masculine and that the lessons men can impart are outmoded or regarded as Neanderthal.
But when a bully is picking on your son, your husband showing him how to throw a punch is not nonsensical.
In fact, it's important that women commend those things masculinity tends to belittle, like if we're good cooks or get passionate about foreign films. We Are Brutally Honest Because We Care We know that, at times, tact can be the only four-letter word that doesn't describe us, but women need to rethink their reactions to male candor.
Tell us, too, when we've been a good father, a caring son or a helpful husband. Men lie and obfuscate with people they have no interest in.