15 Male Book Characters That Ruined Us For Life

Join us, and take a walk of remembrance through your favorite classic stories and teen-fantasy romance novels. The men in these books were so incredible that they set majorly unrealistic standards for our real life boyfriends. Here are the 15 male book characters that absolutely ruined us for life, and that we’re still obsessed with.

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This ‘Gilmore Girls’ Ice Cream Flavor Absolutely Meets Our Expectations

Since the world descended into total chaos this week, the best thing would probably be to hide in bed all day with junk food and a Gilmore Girls marathon. Honestly, nothing can heal hearts like Luke… or food. As if you weren’t already hyperventilating about Year in the Life, the GG goddesses are really blessing us this holiday season, because now you can eat your very own Gilmore Girls ice cream. Say what?! Yeah. We’ll all be snack queens just like Lorelai and Rory soon enough.

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5 Signs of Emotional Abuse You Should Watch Out For

Maybe your partner doesn’t hit you, but he constantly compares your body to other women. Maybe he doesn’t push you around, but he tells you how stupid and worthless you are whenever he’s been drinking. Maybe he tells you you’re crazy. Maybe he doesn’t hurt you physically, but he might as well because you feel that the emotional scarring runs deeper than the physical ever could.

Writer and artist, Zahira Kelly, created the hashtag #MaybeHeDoesntHitYou to start an important conversation about the non-physical domestic violence that women experience every day. Across the internet, stories of verbal, emotional, financial and sexual abuse were outpoured by women in heterosexual relationships about the non-physical intimate partner violence that they experience regularly.

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5 Signs You Really Are Afraid of Commitment

Surprise, surprise ladies! Men aren’t the only ones who fear commitment. You, too, may harbor an intense fear of getting involved in a serious relationship and not even realize it. However, there are definitely signs that you’re someone who’s chronically afraid of commitment. Does the thought of marriage have you running for the hills, screaming? Or saying the word “love” make you want to throw up in your mouth? Exactly. You probably wouldn’t even be reading this article if you weren’t a little bit curious to find out that maybe you really are afraid of commitment. Check out our five tell-tale signs below for some good old self-diagnosis.

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The College Girl’s Unofficial Guide to Sexting

Sexting—the bow chicka wow wow of texting. The electronic hickey. The one time it’s appropriate to use an eggplant emoji.

For our millennial generation, sexting is pretty common what with our high definition iPhone cameras and the sheer existence of Tinder. By now, it falls into the standard order of operations of texting back and forth with some cutie only to end up sending a picture of your digital boobs through thin air.

In all seriousness, while sexting is a great way to practice a safe form of sex, there are a lot of things about it that aren’t safe at all. Since casual sexting is about as common as the casual hook-up, it means that you won’t always be sexting with someone who you know that well. You quickly give your physical privacy and security into the hands of someone else, and that being said, there are some definite dos and don’ts in order to sext the right way—and the safe way.

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