“Put down the toilet seat!” “Clean the gutters!” “Change the light bulb!” These ‘obvious’ bits of nagging are actually the laziest forms of relationship clichés. [Yawn.] Like love itself, nagging comes many different and sometimes unrecognizable forms. Not all women are naggers, and not all men are the ones who are nagged. That said, there’s a definite communication gap, and we guys tend to…misinterpret an innocuous comment every now and then.
It may be impossible to ever conquer this particular battle of the sexes, but here’s a little insight into what we actually hear when you nag.