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22 Little Things Girls With Tall Boyfriends Learn

TLDR: Public transport sucks.

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1. Your selfies are not good.

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You often have to decide whether you'd prefer to include the top of his head or the bottom of your chin.

2. They rarely feature both of you.

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"Which one of us looks hotter today?"


5. And so are his jumpers.

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The best thing about having a very tall boyfriend is having access to very large jumpers.

His trousers, however, are off limits.

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You'll think borrowing them seems OK one time, and then you will trip up and vow never to do it again.

6. Your boyfriend looks very silly when he hangs out with small members of your family, like your grandparents.

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You'll get used to his height when it's just the two of you, but it'll surprise you again when he stands near small people.


7. But he is the literal dream gig partner.

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You can either sit on his shoulders or stand directly in front of him without getting in anyone's way.


11. Your boyfriend will always change your lightbulbs...

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13. ...and reach for the stuff at the top of your kitchen cupboards.

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Except when he's not around.

14. But this is a power he can (and will) abuse.

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This gets really annoying if you own biscuits that your boyfriend wants all to himself and stores them out of your reach.


20. So even when he kicks you under the dinner table...

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21. ...and adjusts your shower head for the millionth time...

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