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Witty response to "How are you still single?" when asked by men

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LilMissRe Thu 14-May-20 21:42:31

Hey everyone

Just that really. If a guy you are chatting to/ chatted to/dating, has asked you this, what did you say?

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Iamthe1andonlyyyyy Thu 14-May-20 21:45:06

Busy sifting through twats.

fuckyouSaul Thu 14-May-20 21:45:38

Not witty but simply 'I know my worth'

Curious78 Thu 14-May-20 21:46:58

"I have a hairy chest"

CountFosco Thu 14-May-20 21:47:10

I am covered in scales beneath my clothes.

HannaYeah Thu 14-May-20 21:47:54

“Standards”

stairgates Thu 14-May-20 21:48:02

I have 18 house cats?

ChandlerIsTheBestFriend Thu 14-May-20 21:49:05

Not witty but “no-one has met the standard”

ohlookthisisjustdaftnow Thu 14-May-20 21:49:32

'I don't want to settle for second-best'

DobbyTheHouseElk Thu 14-May-20 21:49:46

@CountFosco I used that once at work when someone rudely kept asking why I didn’t have a boyfriend. It back formed because they believed me.

WarriorsComeOutToPlayay Thu 14-May-20 21:49:52

Each of my elderly millionaire husbands died

DobbyTheHouseElk Thu 14-May-20 21:50:10

Fired. Edit buttton

TheMotherofAllDilemmas Thu 14-May-20 21:50:41

To a married person: “I don’t know, why are you still married?”

To a single man trying to chat me up... “Now, you tell me...”

PerfidiousAlbion Thu 14-May-20 21:56:01

“Just lucky I guess.”

Gets them every time!

Allinadaystwerk Thu 14-May-20 21:58:00

@perfidious beat me to it..just lucky I suppose

Ellie56 Thu 14-May-20 21:59:56

Perfidious grin grin

Aussiebean Thu 14-May-20 22:02:17

@PerfidiousAlbion. Was going to type that one too. grin

Thisismytimetoshine Thu 14-May-20 22:03:42

Do single people really interrogate other single people as to why they're single?

TheMotherofAllDilemmas Thu 14-May-20 22:10:59

I think they say it as a way to flatter you but it is an over used live.

TheMotherofAllDilemmas Thu 14-May-20 22:11:15

Line, not live.

LilMissRe Thu 14-May-20 22:17:14

These are brilliant!
Just lucky I suppose 👍🏼

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mellicauli Thu 14-May-20 22:17:49

Well, you've heard of the black widow spider..

Highlights12 Thu 14-May-20 22:25:11

All the best China is left on the shelf it's only the mugs that get used.

Russellbrandshair Thu 14-May-20 22:26:17

“Only just got out of prison. Meeting my parole officer later.”

MyHappinessProjectx Thu 14-May-20 22:27:47

''just lucky I guess!'' is the best answer!

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