The Gotta-Have-It Book of the Month: The Makedown by Gitty Daneshvari
Men have an innate lack of understanding when it comes to jealousy.
Don’t be that girl. What Ben doesn’t realize is that we are all that girl. Every woman who has ever uttered the words ‘I like you,’ ‘I love you,’ ‘I give a shit about you’ is that girl. In essence, that girl is the girl who cares enough to protect her emotional investment. The smart ones hide that part of their feelings and deal with it in a passive-aggressive manner. Men think they know women better than other women do. Women understand each other’s behavior on a level that men don’t even know exists; it’s the emotional equivalent of canine hearing.
Available: February 25, 2009