I Know It's Hard Being A Woman

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 26 People

    Expectations In Relationships With Men

    Women are just as feisty, passionate, outspoken and assertive as their male counterparts( maybe even more so). Most women have an inborn need to speak out and to express their feelings. Most women are natural leaders. Most women are competitive and enjoy winning. In relationships...
    gumshoejane2 gumshoejane2
    36-40, F
    16 Responses Aug 26, 2013

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    MiamiMexirican MiamiMexirican
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    26-30
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