15 Things We Pretend To Do For Men That We Really Do For Ourselves

July 14, 2014  |  
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He thinks the lingerie, meals and heels are all for him. But we know better. Here are things we pretend to do for men that we really do for ourselves.

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Getting Dressed Up

Sure, you didn’t mind catching his eye. But the real reason you rock that bandeau is to plant seeds of jealousy in the hearts of other chicks.

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Doing What He Says

You let him pretend to be the boss because deep down you like it. But he better not try it when you’re not in the mood.

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Watching Special Movies

He doesn’t know what you’ve been clearing out of your browser history.

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Grocery Shopping

Because you want to lead a long and happy life and all he buys are steaks and Cheetos.

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He thinks those cookies just for him, but in reality channeling your inner Martha Stewart is a whole lot of fun.

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He thinks you only light up for him. But that’s because he doesn’t know about your college years…

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You’ve been checking yourself out in the mirror for 15 minutes. It’s time to admit that playing sexy dress-up is as much about making yourself feel good as pleasing him.

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Putting On Makeup

He doesn’t even notice when you change shades. But this new lipstick is giving you life.

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Wearing 6-inch heels

He likes to call them “freak me pumps.” But you know they’re “my legs look great in these” shoes.

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Going To See Action Movies

He thinks you’re doing him a solid by going to see “Avengers.” But you’re really just waiting for Chris Hemsworth to take his shirt off again.

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Doing the Dishes

You keep telling him not to worry about the dishes — because he’s terrible at it. You’re done eating off of crusty plates.

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Playng video Games

You may have started playing so you’d have something to do together, but now you like killing time on the Xbox as much as he does.

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Working Out

He thinks you’re keeping it tight for him, but you’re busy working on looking better in your skinny jeans.

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Giving Him Space

He thinks he’s won a free night out with the boys. Now you’ve got a chance to binge watch “Girl Code.”

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You like keeping a spotless place whether he’s there or not.

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