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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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You should remember, Trudy, Inger and Helga?"

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

**I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.**

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**zetafunc.****Guest**

Oh, that... well, I get the feeling that in that scenario she would initially try to keep her distance, but then try to get something brief out of it. I don't really want her as a GF; she told me all her secrets about her sexuality, relationships, her body, etc. so I imagine it's very likely she'd cheat on me.

**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Well that goes without saying. It might not be possible to have a serious relationship at about your age. In the past it was different now there are too many options. It confuses them.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

**I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.**

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**zetafunc.****Guest**

I agree -- not that it is impossible at this age, but that it is very difficult and I don't think I even want that. The two girls I have met wanted lifelong commitment, and one wanted to wait for marriage...

**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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So, you are looking for something in the middle?

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

**I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.**

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**zetafunc.****Guest**

Pretty much, a FWB I guess. I don't want any of the other stuff -- don't even think I would be able to afford one!

**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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With that I do not think loyalty is a requirement. Each party is free to date others. So why isn't Adriana perfect?

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

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**zetafunc.****Guest**

Because she is all over the place. I get the feeling she wanted a FWB with me but the BF complicated things.

**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Complicated how? He is thousands of miles away and nobody has arms that long.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

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**zetafunc.****Guest**

And yet, I was not able to break them apart. She goes over a few times a year for a few weeks at a time and gets her fill (no pun intended). I am not sure what I can do about that...

**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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A FWB is not supposed to be trying to direct her life in any way. You can not and should not try to break them up. He is a FWB too. You were trying to establish rules that only apply when you are in a serious relationship.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

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**zetafunc.****Guest**

And yet, whenever I hinted at a FWB-type relationship, she said she couldn't, because she loves her boyfriend.

**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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That is precisely the moment when you should have said goodbye. I mean it, just walked away. She is crazier than H ever could be.

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**zetafunc.****Guest**

Yes, I should have done that. The only reason she wanted me with her is so that I could satisfy some of her emotional needs -- being apart from her BF meant that there many of her needs not being fulfilled. So she needed me, a guy who could satisfy some of those needs temporarily, before she got the full dosage on holiday.

**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Since she was and is an extreme user, I would recommend the "Homework Guy" approach on all future encounters.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

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**zetafunc.****Guest**

I will try, but it will be very difficult.

**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Just open your mouth and let her know where you stand on this. If she says no, then smile smugly and walk away.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

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**zetafunc.****Guest**

Adriana or girls in general?

**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Each one is a little bit different. For ones of her type and there are plenty of those make it plain as he did, that you don't come cheap.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

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**zetafunc.****Guest**

Yeah, that's pretty much how I want it to be. Over the past couple of months I seriously see no point in committing to a girl, at all -- ever. Unless my mindset changes or something.

**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Every guy feels like that. Sooner or later one or more of them will target you and then the fun will really begin.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

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**zetafunc.****Guest**

They can't be resisted?

**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Not really, there will always be some that get through.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

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**zetafunc.****Guest**

I am sure they can be ignored unless they physically stop me... or blackmail me.

**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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You are sure? Hmmm. We shall see.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

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