Many years ago, when I was dating, my friends were all obsessed with the size of a man’s feet. (My boyfriend, now my husband, is a size 11). We even had a popular saying. It went like this, “He has big feet? You know what that means, right?” Then there would be a pause in the conversation as everyone groaned in anticipation of an off-color joke. “It means he has big socks, right?”
And then laughter.
Eventually the joke was told by so many people that it lost its punch. The point is that those of us who considered ourselves educated, smart, and non-materialistic thought it was beneath us to make judgements of a man based on his body parts. Scientifically, what did his eyes, face, feet, or anything else have to do with his ability to be kind and understanding?
Well, what can I say? We were wrong. Scientists now tell us that at least some of a man is indeed the sum of his body parts. How do you know if he’s the one? Here are some simple tricks that will allow you to gain more insight.
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