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What does your girlfriend say about cubing?

What does your girlfriend/boyfriend think?

  • Because of cubing we got together!

    Votes: 6 3.1%
  • She/He thinks it's cool and likes it

    Votes: 37 19.1%
  • She/He accepts it

    Votes: 42 21.6%
  • She/He hates it

    Votes: 6 3.1%
  • It'll be the reason we'll break up

    Votes: 5 2.6%
  • I don't have one

    Votes: 98 50.5%

  • Total voters
    194
Joined
Nov 19, 2009
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kevinsoewondo
#61
My girlfriend doesn't really like it when I am cubing. It's because that I spend more time concentrating to my cube than listening to what she's saying. She also doesn't like the clicking sound.
She often take the cube and keep it out of my reach.
 
Joined
Mar 7, 2014
Messages
148
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3
Location
Vancouver, WA.
#65
typo

My Ex thought it was cool but when we were together she got pissed if i even looked at one. My girlfriend right now thinks its awesome, she loves watching me solve and scrambling puzzles for me to solve. I'm currently teaching her how to solve a 3x3, and I just bought her a stickerless (pink) AoLong and she is super excited.
 
Joined
Feb 9, 2014
Messages
803
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WCA
2014BLOC01
#69
My girlfriend has been saying I'll get bored of cubing since we started dating. 4 months (and 25 seconds off my average) later, still going.

She likes it, though. We were on a long, long (3 months) class trip and we were on buses almost every day, so I would bring my cube. I would occasionally do OH solves over her shoulder, which she found incredibly amusing.

Still doesn't want to learn how, though.
 
Joined
Jun 7, 2013
Messages
1,232
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257
Location
Portland, OR, USA
WCA
2013BROT01
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chree55
#70
She wasn't into it at first. Wasn't against it either. But then she accompanied me to my first comp where a bunch of other cubers surrounded her and subjected her to the beginner's method.

None of it sunk in, but her curiosity got the best of her. I taught her a new step every week or two until almost 2 months later she had it down. She doesn't want to be timed though. It is, and I quote, "Too much pressure".

She doesn't have any interest in getting faster or learning other puzzles. But supports my habits, and even wants to help me organize a comp in Portland.
 
Joined
Jan 8, 2014
Messages
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#77
My wife said a couple of days ago that I need to see someone about my problem - I've always got a cube in my hands and take it with me everywhere I go.

It ended with me buying 5 new cubes and an apology from her. :tu
 
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