How to Crash the Pity Party: YOUR RESPONSES REQUESTED April 27, 2009Posted by Onely in As If!, Everyday Happenings, Your Responses Requested!.
Tags: annoying couples, annoying questions, are you dating anyone?, are you seeing anyone?, pity single people, rude comments to singles
Back in March, Mishi commented on our post “Where’s your boyfriend? When are you getting married?”, but somehow Lisa and I didn’t see her great comment until just now. So we’re reposting it now and asking for our Copious Readership’s thoughts. She describes a scenario I have experienced many times over, and each time I’m equally befuddled:
Here is something I get quite often:
“Are you seeing/dating anyone?”
(and then the response is like an “AWWWWWW” as if they feel totally sorry for me).