compliments
There are two ways of fumbling flattery: the compliment relies on an insult to others, or the compliment includes a dig at the person receiving it (example: "you look great for your age!").
in

Jan 11, 2014 at 11:00am | 513 comments

awesome
False modesty is an exhausting game for everyone involved. Do you ever just tell people you're awesome at something?
compliments
compliments
Apparently when a woman gives another woman a compliment, the only socially acceptable response is reciprocal in nature.
race
There’s one line that I’ve always found particularly interesting:"You’re so pretty. You look mixed."
compliments
You look so beautiful reading this post.
in

Feb 12, 2013 at 11:00am | 151 comments

bodies
Did I ever tell you guys about the time I was hooking up with a guy who took it upon himself to shake my stomach fat while informing me that he liked "my jiggly belly"?