Libido: Naked Brunch: She Said/He Said
She Said/He Said

Women are from Mars; Men from Penis. Need proof? A Chicago friend sent along this insightful bit of doublespeak on the differences between what men and women say and what they mean. She put her ear to the ground and got it from the Internet.

Women’s English
Yes = No.
No = Yes.
Maybe = No.
I’m sorry = You’ll be sorry...
We need = I want.
It’s your decision = The correct decision should be obvious by now.
Do whatever you want = You’ll pay for this later.
We need to talk = I need to complain.
Sure go ahead = I don’t want you to.
I’m not upset = Of course I’m upset, you moron!
You’re so manly = You need a shave, and you sweat a lot.
Be romantic, turn out the lights = I have flabby thighs.
This kitchen is so inconvenient =
I want a new house.
I want new curtains = and carpeting, and furniture, and wallpaper.
I heard a noise = I noticed you were almost asleep.
Do you love me? = I’m going to ask for something expensive.
How much do you love me? = I did something today you’re going to hate.
I’ll be ready in a minute = Kick off your shoes and find a good game on TV.
You have to learn to communicate = Just agree with me.
Are you listening to me!? = Too late, you’re dead.

Men’s English
I’m hungry = I’m hungry.
I’m sleepy = I’m sleepy.
I’m tired = I’m tired.
Do you want to go to a movie? = I’d eventually like to have sex with you.
Can I take you out to dinner? = I’d eventually like to have sex with you.
Can I call you sometime? = I’d eventually like to have sex with you.
May I have this dance? = I’d eventually like to have sex with you.
Nice dress! = Nice cleavage!
You look tense, let me give you a massage = I want to fondle you.
What’s wrong? = What stupid self-inflicted psychological trauma is it now?
What’s wrong? = I guess sex tonight is out of the question?
I’m bored = Do you want to have sex?
I love you = Let’s have sex now!
I love you, too = Okay, I said it. Now can we have sex?
Yes, I like the way you cut your hair = I liked it better before.
Let’s talk = I’ll impress you by showing you I am a deep guy; then maybe sex.