It’s the question no one – man or woman, but especially man – ever wants to be asked: “Does my bum look big in this?”
Finally – here’s the answer.
But to appreciate it, I’d better give you some context.
You have to imagine that your partner has arrived home with a new dress. Or has maybe dug an old one out of the wardrobe, having not tried it on for a while.
“I want your opinion on this dress,” says she. “I’ll just nip into the bathroom to try it on, and then reappear and you can give me your verdict.”
It’s no good. You’re trapped. No escape.
So she’s in the bathroom. Dumps what she’s wearing on the bathroom floor. Pulls the dress over her head. Wriggles and shimmies it down. Jerks the hem to get it straight. Smooths the lines. Ready.
The door of the bathroom opens. She stands framed in the doorway.
“Now be honest,” says she. “Does my bum look big in this?” Continue reading