Originally Posted by TruckerPete
Mr. A is a commercial pilot, just starting his career.
This weekend, we're going flying together, in a little four seat Cessna for the first time. <insert obvious joke here>
At any rate, I was chatting with my officemate just now and asked if he had any plans for the weekend. He said not really and asked about mine.
I told him I was excited because my boyfriend was taking me flying this weekend. I always refer to Indigo by name, so coworker said, "Oh I didn't realize he had his license."
I replied that yes, he's a pilot. Coworker started, "Wait ... " and I interjected with "Oh. My boyfriend. Indigo and I don't believe in monogamy."
Coworker responded with, "Oh. Okay. Well that'll be pretty cool!" And the conversation continued on.
My hands are shaking. I am relieved to be myself.
Awesomeness! I find myself doing the same thing at work....blah blah blah my girlfriend...something something
"wait...aren't you married?"
Wifey...(I refer to my wife as wifey at work) and I are polyamorious!
What is that?
We have a girlfriend together...
and on from there. There are a few people that I'm somewhat selective about it around people that are more rigid