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The One Thing Many Older Women Don't Like To Be Called
There's a word that triggers a really strong reaction, albeit not a uniform one.
Dude, Don't Call Me Ma'am
Kristen Hansen Brakeman
At work, we've eliminated the distinction between married and unmarried women by using the title Ms. on emails and letters. I wish we could somehow eliminate the distinction between young and old women when we speak.
The 4-Letter Word No Woman Wants To Hear
When I Went From Miss to Ma'am
Writer, Bon Vivant
While at times I long for the Miss moniker and all the perks of youth, with the added benefit of hindsight, I have begun to intuitively understand things that Misses do not, like orgasms, compassion, vulnerability and patience.
I Got 'Ma'am'ed'
Executive Editor, Huffington Post Voices
What really got me was that she recognized that I've moved on to the next phase of my life--before I could admit it to myself.
Stop Calling Me 'Ma’am'
Actress; Writer; TV and Radio Host
They are incredulous that someone "my age" isn't lying on a cruise ship deck chair recalling the revolutionary impact of control top pantyhose while eating a 7 course meal through a straw.
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