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What's up with taking bathroom company?

by Wench on January 17, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

I have never understood why some women bring other women along with them when they have to pee. On the few occasions where someone has asked me to come with them, I've awkwardly tried to examine the floor tiles the entire time. I don't get it.

Can someone explain?


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