Danie Toerien
2 minute read
24 Nov 2020
5:25 am

Women talk, men don’t listen

Danie Toerien

Me, listen? Damned if I do and damned if I don’t.

Woman talks to man who looks on blankly. Picture: Pinterest

Guilty as charged. That’s my standard response whenever a woman accuses me of not listening. It’s my best defence, unless of course the woman is wearing a uniform and has the authority to slap a pair handcuffs on me. Here I must stress I’m not referring to that sexy, exciting way some women handle their handcuffs, legs stretched, back arched… Stop! Sies! None of that! I’m talking long arm of the law. Then I don’t even think about using the word guilty. Not again anyway, but that’s a story for another day. Today I’m focusing on the merits and demerits...