Saturday, December 5

relationship drama

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Disagreement over ‘cheap’ $150 engagement ring leads to breakup: ‘Feels like a bad joke’

An engaged woman sparked a massive discussion online after she admitted that she was angry with her fiancé over a $150 engagement ring — but the tables quickly turned in a twist that no one saw coming.Writing under the name bowdownpls, she shared her conflict on Reddit’s AITA (Am I The A******) forum — and it later caused quite the buzz on Twitter as well.‘The mood got awkward’In her post, she explained that her fiancé gave her a “nice and understated” ring, which was fine, but she knew he could have done better.“When friends or family get engaged … someone will ask to see the ring and then everyone coos over it and it’s a good time,” she wrote. “When I showed mine the mood got awkward and they feigned excitement just long enough until it was okay to ...
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Man fumbles the bag, names spin instructor as ‘dream girl’ in game with wife

Looks like spin class is canceled indefinitely for one guy.A man posted on Reddit’s AITA (Am I the A**hole) forum to ask if he really did mess up when he did not name his wife as his “dream girl” in a game with friends.The man, whose Reddit username is BranchLones, shared that he and his wife had been getting into trivia nights with their friends on Zoom. The newlywed game involves asking one couple a question and one writes down the answer and the other partner has to guess what they put down. Whichever couple knows each other the best wins.The game is already set up for fights between couples, naturally, but BranchLones really blew it when the question was, “Who is your dream woman/man to have sex with.”“I wrote down my spin instructor, since my wife kn...