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This girl overheard me compliment her bottom when I was talking with my friends and she said thanks , was I being rude and Was she being sarcastic when she said thanks ?

Hi Tony,

It's a little hard to tell without any additional information. As a general rule though, you don't want to compliment people on their looks (especially their bottoms), unless you have a personal relationship with said person.

She might have responded "thanks" as a defense mechanism, or she might have legitimately been complimented. Like I said, it's pretty hard to tell without seeing her body language.


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