Stay or Leave?
Mariam Sweet

Did you know the etymology for the phrase, “rule of thumb” is a based on very old British Rule of law regarding wife beating? Well it is. As the myth goes, "rule of thumb" relates to a British law, allowing a husband to beat his wife with a stick, as long as it isn’t wider than the man’s thumb.

Breaking up is definitely hard to do, but not as hard as a stick hitting your ass.

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