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Do Tell: How Do You Feel About Being Teased?

Do you remember when the little boy who had a crush on you would pull your hair on the playground? Well that kind flirting is prevalent in adult relationships, too. Sure, a little playful teasing can be endearing, but if you don't have thick skin, or if you didn't grow up with older siblings making fun of you, being the brunt of someone's jokes can sometimes be hard to take. So ladies, do tell, do you like it when your boyfriend teases you or do you think poking fun should be left to the guys?


thatsmajor thatsmajor 9 years
Oh man, my BF hast been teasing me since our first date 4 years ago!!! He always makes fun of me, but I just laugh it off... No big deal. He's so funny that I don't mind laughing at myself.
alphaxigirl07 alphaxigirl07 9 years
yeah, i don't mind! i think it makes us closer. and i think we both know the boundaries and never go beyond what either is comfortable with. if we do, we apologize and it's all good.
LittleMascara LittleMascara 9 years
Teasing = foreplay.
rumpel2 rumpel2 9 years
i and my bf tease each other, but then i can be sensitive abt certain stuff and my bf jus doesnt get tht and he wud still go on on and make me upset
designergirl designergirl 9 years
I'm used to teasing- I have a brother and that's just what brothers do. However, some subjects are off limits for my boyfriend to tease me about.
tee0206 tee0206 9 years
I grew up with an older brother, had mostly male friends in high school, went to bars with the guys in college, and lived with three male roommates after college. I'm SO used to the teasing. I usually dish it back.
klandrach klandrach 9 years
Have to say that I am not really into the teasing thing. Growing up as an only child I never really experienced it and the few things I was teased about really did a number on my self esteem. I think I am just sort of emotional/sensitive and don't do well with it. I still get nervous wearing shorts since being called 'chicken legs' for so many years.
curli curli 9 years
I love teasing! My whole family teases each other all the time, so it feels comfortable when it happens in relationships too. Of course, if it's a really sensitive subject the person should know when to stop, but that goes for everyone, not just people in relationships. So as long as it's kept light and the significant other knows how to be serious sometimes, I think teasing's all good!
punjabibyotch punjabibyotch 9 years
haha always! he always calls me "tubelight"... cause i'm pretty slow sometimes, and he's my FOB!! but one thing you NEVER tease a girl about, is her weight =( that's caused awkward moments.
aimeeb aimeeb 9 years
My boyfriend has made the mistake of teasing me about stuff I can be sensitive about so it has a way or really ticking me off...
letsgetloud21 letsgetloud21 9 years
:ROTFL: my hus calls me fat ass ..
Sun_Sun Sun_Sun 9 years
im veryyy sensitive and my husband teases me constantly!!!! they all tease each other in his family, and we just dont do that. i mean some things are ok, but alot of the time its just annoying!
Jude-C Jude-C 9 years
I don't mind teasing, but when he hits a sensitive spot, I put a stop to that right away :)
cvandoorn cvandoorn 9 years
Teasing is good fun!
Random2 Random2 9 years
Yeah, we tease each other constantly, but it's all in fun.
JLovely84 JLovely84 9 years
We tease each other... All's fair in love and war!
Liss1 Liss1 9 years
I don't mind when he teases me, but i am a little too sensitive sometimes and even though i know he is kidding i get upset.
pink-elephant pink-elephant 9 years
I like a little bit of teasing-just as long as it doesn't go too far.
Belle1031 Belle1031 9 years
I use to tease my ex boyfriend all the time, so getting it from him doesn't hurt either. It all depends on how comfortable you feel with your partner. For example I have a huge bottom and wish it were smaller, whenever I tease him he calls me "big ass" which I find funny. :P
Pistil Pistil 9 years
I only bug him cuz I like him. I can take teasing too, most of the time. There are some things that I'm kind of sensitive about.
almost-famous almost-famous 9 years
Yes and No. I like some teasing, but if its ALL the time then I'd gotta stop him.
Shopaholichunny Shopaholichunny 9 years
Yeah we tease each other equally. ;)
CoMMember13630786602261 CoMMember13630786602261 9 years
My BF and I tease eachother all the time. Im sure people seeing it from the outside think we are seriously disfunctional, but we both have pretty tough skin and we can both dish it with the best of them. We tell the other when its gone to far, and when it does we stop and apologize. But it usually takes alot for one of us to get our feelings hurt, as we undertand that it is simply teasing. We dont bring the teasing into fights. (I would never tell him that he has big ears out of anger, and he would never tell me to get breast implants to hurt my feelings.) I know I have small boobs, and he knows his ears are kinda big, but we are both ok with who we are and we know that we still love each other, even if my butt doesnt fit into some of my jeans anymore, or if hes getting a little bit of a beer belly.. so its ok to tease eachother about it.
laneylaney laneylaney 9 years
I'm way too sensitive!
popgoestheworld popgoestheworld 9 years
I tease my boyfriend so much, and he mostly dishes it right back. I absolutely grew up being teased and I look at it as a sign of love :)
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