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11-03-2021, 16:34   #16
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I'd just say I have my period but I do find some of the euphemisms very entertaining like the painters are in or shark week or the commies have invaded, etc. I think I said to OH once that it was shark week to see his reaction...he didn't get it and I had to explain what I meant - waste of time
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I have always enjoyed "Munster are playing at home".
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13-03-2021, 06:43   #19
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I don't beat around the bush. I just say I'm on my period. Or maybe that it's "that time of the month".

I just say 'i'm bleeding from my crotch.'

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I suppose it depends who I'm talking to.

For medical discussions it's Cycle Day 1-5.
In conversation with my husband, if he's heading that direction, it's "Scheduled Maintenance".
For my children, I call it period or monthly bleeding.
With my buddies, it's "The Blob"
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The bloody cousins or bloody friends are visiting
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My uterus is redecorating
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And one thing I don't get is why a woman would be "on" her period. Would she not "have " it? Make more sense?
I never got this either, it mildly irritates me. Also, the term "I'm due on."
Excuse me, but what are you due on for??
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