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11 Backhanded Compliments You Get from Las Tías…and Mom

You know that feeling when someone gives you a compliment, but somehow makes you feel terrible? You respond with a half-smile “thank you” not quite sure whether you should be offended or ???. Las tías (y mom) are the masters of these backhanded compliments, that have bruised our self-esteem for years.

Qué lindo te quedó el maquillaje.

That dress is so pretty!

You look SO slim.

That new haircut really suits you.

You are so confident!

Tan linda que se te ve ese vestido.

Anyone would be lucky to date you.

You look so good!

I love talking to you.

You’re so humble.

You must love your big boobs.

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