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Old 05-21-2010, 03:20 AM
Anne Anne is offline
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Originally Posted by GroundedSpirit View Post
Whatever is appropriate for the given audience. And sometimes it may just be their proper name and leave the audience to twist it in whatever direction their minds are capable of

GS
For us three, my husband is my man and my (.........) is my "second man", but at least I say that with a twinkle, because emotionally hes not secondary to me. With other people, I often use other terms, as Grounded Spirit has put it - it depends on the audience.

Some people Im not so closely related with or of whom I know they would never ever understand poly, dont even know about our situation. For them, hes just my best friend.

For me personally, when I try to describe my feelings, hes one of the two men I love most in the world, and the female, melancholic, elvish part of the whole.
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