It is important to realise that partners are meant to laugh more with each other, not at each other.
Here are 3 types of jokes your partner may never find funny [Credit: Shutterstock]
jokes, healthy ribbing, and the happy moments created by being able to
create and take a joke.
need to define the kind of laughter that is right and acceptable. When
we say relationships thrive on laughter, we refer to shared laughter and
not the derisory type.
relationship to be considered suitable, it has to be shared. It has to
be the type of humour that you both appreciate.
partner didn’t find it funny? That, right there is your cue to stop
joking about it. Maybe its their weight, job, looks or anything else
they are sensitive about and have clearly shown how they feel about
those things, then you should be kind enough to tone it down especialy
in that regard.
first, if you keep repeating this kind of cocky humour, it won’t be long
before they start rolling their eyes in annoyance. [For more on cocky
humour, google the name Zlatan Ibrahimovic.]
teasing your partner, it may feel like fun to you, but it may make your
partner feel weak, lonely and miserable.
partner, make it light and be the first to note when he or she no
longer finds it funny.