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Old 09-12-2011, 07:28 AM   #11
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I have a co-worker that is a young guy who really hasn't dated any women at all. He's quite religious, so chasing women is not on his top priority list as it is for most 23 year old young men. But I showed him this girl deadlifting 225+ at a body-weight of 115. She was really lean and had an excellent body. He made the comment that she looked good, but it wasn't his type of woman. He said he likes his women to be "soft" and not stronger than him. I asked him what the **** "soft" meant, because to me it means fat. Lol, and stronger than him? He's like 120 soaking wet.

Poor kid just doesn't know. I've offered to help him train when he decides he wants to be more than he is now. He's made several attempts on his own to go to the gym using the free trials. So when he gets his membership, I'll head over there with him and teach the little guy some things.
Soft, maybe you should highlight the softer they start the quicker they get bingo wings...show him a pic and then ask him again if he still wants "soft".



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Old 09-12-2011, 07:34 AM   #12
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I'm not sure if he's happy the way he is, or if he wants to change his position but doesn't know how.

Although he knows where the weights are, and he has my number for the day he decides to do something about it. I won't push him to get in the gym, but when he decides he wants the help, I'll be there. Too many times have I made the effort to help someone get started, and they didn't hold up their end of the deal. Now I require that people get the ball rolling themselves, and then I'll invest my time to help them.
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Old 09-12-2011, 08:18 AM   #13
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Yeah, it's really frustrating considering how much power the media has.
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He made the comment that she looked good, but it wasn't his type of woman. He said he likes his women to be "soft" and not stronger than him.
Well, I like soft, voluptuous, curvy women. But if she is stronger than me then I need a side order of testicular fortitude.

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Well, I like soft, voluptuous, curvy women.
I love a woman with curves, and what matters to me is what the curves are made of.

Don't get me wrong. I don't want a completely shredded woman, but some muscular definition is nice.
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Old 09-12-2011, 09:24 AM   #18
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I love a woman with curves, and what matters to me is what the curves are made of.
Fat. Glorious fat.



I don't like bone, or shredded, muscular women. No offense to those that do. I wouldn't care if my wife had muscle, which would be minimal for a woman as is, as long as she had curves.

As far as looking "thin", I don't want her looking like a teenage boy or girl.

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^WOW.
EDIT: I was referring to GL's post, but Steve's bird is nice too
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That second picture, not good! (IMO) I like the first one, she looks healthy. For me, it's the athletic look that Im heading for...not overly muscular, certainly not ripped, I think I'd look ill.
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