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It's Time to Cancel ‘Single, Sad Girl’ Cuffing Season

First of all, do men have a sad boy season? I think the fuck not.

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I recently returned to California after a gap year in New Jersey, where the weather is primarily wet, and the skies are usually dark. There was maybe two weeks worth of solid sunshine all year, and as someone who has spent…




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Elisabeth Ovesen

Elisabeth Ovesen

3x New York Times bestselling author, Senior Copywriter, and essayist. https://www.lilibetovesen.com/

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