A better or more sensitive word could have been confident, but this response was one man talking to another man in the tongue of man.

It was meant as advice to help ensure that intimacy where it is lost is not completely lost (statement covered in the last paragraph)

Men don’t share on average communication at this level as much as they should. If we (men) did, then women would have less emotional labor, because men could work together in positive ways to be better and stronger for our partners.

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Alan Tegel

Alan Tegel

Lover of people, Texas Feminist Liberal Democrat, Horse Farm, High Tech Gadget ENFP Guy, and someone who appreciates the struggle of women and wants to help.

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