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    just by standing there

    Dear all,

    A wife asking his wife saying:

    "How can you be so perfect? A loving mom and a beautiful wife... just by standing there."

    What is the meaning of "just by standing there"?

    Thanks.

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    Re: just by standing there

    Quote Originally Posted by maiabulela View Post
    Dear all,

    A wife (do you mean "man"?) asks his wife:

    "How can you be so perfect? A loving mom and a beautiful wife... just by standing there."

    What is the meaning of "just by standing there"?

    Thanks.
    It means that he thinks that she is perfect without her even doing anything. She simply exists and is just standing still. Even simply standing still, she is perfect!

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