By Aaron Traister, REDBOOK
DEAR WHYS GUY:
How can I get my husband to appreciate nice perfume? He loves the smell of cheap fake stuff, like tropical flower scented hand wash from the drugstore. He says it smells "like the hot girl in high school"...help!
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DEAR REDBOOK READER:
Well, first of all, it's comforting to know that the hot girl at his high school was careful about hand hygiene. That's important: she can look forward to a diminished risk of MRSA. Good for her.
Secondly, what the what? I don't think I've ever noticed Karel's perfume. Is perfume like wine? Is it something I need to learn how to appreciate? Is there something beyond "you smell nice" that I need to understand? Because "you smell nice" could be a response to a new soap she used, a little spilled baby powder, or even a day spent baking a cake. We live in a house with kids, cats, and an 80 lb.Read More »from Dear Whys Guy: "Why Does My Husband Want Me to Smell 'Like the Hot Girl in High School'?"