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Your Awful Boyfriend Isn’t the Problem — Your Low Standards Are

Ladies, don’t settle for anything less than this

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“My boyfriend was awful,” she told me. “He came home, sat down in his boxers, opened a can of beer, and watched football all day. He didn’t even want to go exploring places with me. I had to break up with him.”




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Denisa Feathers

Denisa Feathers

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