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Ever Wondered Why Some Men Are Not Comfortable Buying Lingerie For Their Women? This Naija Man Shares A Personal Experience



Many men are not comfortable buying lingerie for their women. Following a personal experience, Yinka Ogunnubi seems to have an answer.

In a series of tweets, he shared his conversation with a lingerie sales girl.



Ever wonder why men are not comfortable buying lingeries for their wives? Below is a convo when I tried to buy one for wifey. (Don’t Laugh)

The conversation features the sales girl (SG), Wifey and Moi. Some parts have been edited for comedic effects. Please Enjoy.

Sales Girl – What can we get for you, sir?

Me – I want some sexy lingerie for my wife

SG – Do you know her bra size?

Me – Yes! It’s Free Size

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SG – Sir there is no free size for bra

Me – What abt Elastic Size like boxers

SG – Sir, can u call madam to ask her?

Me – No it’s a surprise

SG – Okay can you at least describe her size

Me – (with cupped hands)…Kind of like your size

SG (With a cheeky smirk) – Sir, Call Madam

I place a call to Madam Me – Babe, What’s your bra size?

Wifey – What do you want to do with my bra size?

Me – Nothing, I am just asking

Wifey – Abi! You want to buy one for your GF?

Me – Don’t worry. Forget I asked

Wifey – Babe Sorry nau I was just playing with u. It’s 36B

Me – (Turns To SG) ‘She said it’s Size 36’

SG – 36 What sir? Me – I said Size 36

SG – Yes I heard you sir but is it 36 A, B, C, D or DD

Me (looking confused) – What is the diff?

SG – Depending on the side & bust, the cup size varies

Me – So DD is bigger than An abi?

SG – Yes!

Me – I think it must be 36DD then

SG – Ok Sir! Anything else?

Me – No I’m good. She will be so excited I did this Went home gift in

Me – Babe see what I got u

Wifey – (Unwrap gift..checks bra size & screams) YINKAAAA I’m 36B &
not 36DD. Who did u buy this for?

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