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Old 02-20-2004, 02:01 PM   #1
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QUICK! how do turn someone down gently??

Yipes. i have a problem. See there's this guy in a couple of my classes and he's hinting that we should go out....but i just can't...not with him. i have problems investing emotionally...and i just don't have the time for any kind of relationship. We talk sometimes on AIM...but i'm just not interested....

help!
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Old 02-20-2004, 02:02 PM   #2
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"i'm sorry... i'm a lesbian. you're really nice, though."
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Old 02-20-2004, 02:03 PM   #3
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haha...that might work...
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TELL HIM THE TRUTH



why are people so afriad of being honest?
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<<----runs away from the truth sometimes....

i know i know...i hang my head in shame. but i will be strong.
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Old 02-20-2004, 02:16 PM   #7
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hooooonesty... is suuuuch a lonely word...
eeeevery one is soooo untrueeee
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Old 02-20-2004, 04:47 PM   #8
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i usually just get drunk and let the beer goggles take over.

nah! zoney's right.
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Old 02-20-2004, 04:57 PM   #9
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why are people so afriad of being honest?
I would tell him the truth too.

Lying to people just makes you feel guilty, well it always makes me feel bad. I think he would appreciate that more
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Old 02-20-2004, 05:28 PM   #10
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why are people so afriad of being honest?


Seriously ... just tell him you're not really looking to date people right now. There's no shame in that. I know when I was in college there was a time in college where I was dealing with some stuff and between classes and work, I was far too busy for relationships. Honesty is always the best policy.
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What zoney said.
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Old 02-20-2004, 06:12 PM   #12
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Just tell him what you told us - you don't feel up to a relationship right now. I had the same kind of thing happen to me once - this guy asked me out when I was having a rough time getting my life in order and the last thing I wanted to do was deal with a relationship. So that's what I told him.

(Actually, I wouldn't have dated that particular guy even if I wanted to be in a relationship and he was the last man on earth, but I didn't tell him that. )
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If you tell him the truth, he'll still respect you in the morning.
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why are people so afriad of being honest?
you smell like pee!!!!
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Another vote for the TRUTH here.
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