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Do you ever look at your SO and think "I totally understand why your ex left you."?

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Asked by pampire at 4:11 AM on May. 19, 2011 in Relationships

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  • Um NO. But I'm very glad they did lol.

    Answer by kylie_bob at 4:12 AM on May. 19, 2011

  • Yes......but I knew he was a control freak before we got married.

    Answer by HollyBoBolly at 4:13 AM on May. 19, 2011

  • LOL! That is freaking hilarious! No, I can honestly say that I've never thought that....ususally I'm thinking more along the lines of how lucky I am to have him...until he pisses me off then I think...why the hell did I marry this man???? lol

    Answer by Lucky209 at 4:13 AM on May. 19, 2011

  • HAHA! No but I look at my ex and think back to when I left him!

    Answer by Razelda at 4:17 AM on May. 19, 2011

  • I've thought that about people I dated, like "no wonder you were available!" Never about my DH though. After 5 years I still can't believe anyone let this man get away.

    Answer by Ashes0813 at 4:43 AM on May. 19, 2011

  • No, but I look at the exes and think to myself, "I *totally* understand why he left your skanky self." lol

    Answer by lovingmy4babies at 7:25 AM on May. 19, 2011

  • Yep, but like the previous poster, I was aware of what she was leaving him over.

    Answer by jmpj8107 at 12:19 PM on May. 19, 2011

  • No, but that cracked me up!

    Answer by MeandMyBabes at 7:57 PM on May. 19, 2011

  • No. I've sometimes thought how glad I am that he wasn't her type and she ended their relationship.

    Answer by meooma at 8:24 PM on May. 19, 2011

  • Yes. Knowing them both makes it pretty obvious why she left....

    He avoids confrontation. He would rather be miserable than piss off the people that care about him. He is also a procrastinator. Not lazy at all though.

    She is very passive aggressive and self absorbed.

    They didn't work because she would get mad at his procrastinating and act out. He wouldn't respond to her drama because he didn't want more drama... That frustrated her to no end. It's funny to me because either one of them could have done somthing to fix the situation, but they were unable to see that and instead made everyone miserable.

    I on the other hand insist on talking about everything and when he needs to be motivated I just explain how his lack of action makes me feel. He responds very well to honest communication and through my example he has been able to open up to me even when he's sure it will tick me off.

    Answer by Ms.Gwen at 8:16 AM on May. 20, 2011

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