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    Women Are Sharing How They Tell Their Boyfriends That They Got Their Period, And Each Response Is Funnier Than The Last

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    Every month, people with periods alert their partners to the fact that Mother Nature has arrived. Some may grunt and demand chocolate and rubs, others may request a quiet Netflix marathon — and a select few have gotten even more creative.

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    TikTok user@melenasmarrecently went viral after sharing how she informs her boyfriend that she started her period, and — if hervideo's11.1 million views are any indication — it's hilarious:

    @melenasmar

    #greenscreeni meant to say “check in” but i couldn’t think of the word

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    Her monthly fatherhood update gained traction online and encouraged other users to share how they alert their partners, and each response is funnier than the last.

    TikTok: @melenasmar / Viatiktok.com

    Here are a few of the most-liked replies:

    1.

    I just say Blood!!!!
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    2.

    我总是说:警惕!红色代码是now in Effect for the time being" [laughing crying emoji} and we've named mine Tom (Time of Month)
    TikTok: @melenasmar / Viatiktok.com

    3.

    "ALERT WARNING KITTY CENTRAL IS NOW TEMPORARILY CLOSED WE ARE CLOSED DOWN FOR EVACUATION AND SANITATION"
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    4.

    we just named my period gregory and i tell him gregory's here
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    5.

    !!!! it's that time of month again, your mission, should you choose to accept it, it to survive the week!!!!
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    9.

    I just tell him I'm a ketchup packet
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    10.

    I would say "the seed is not in the bag"
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    11.

    I send mine a gif of the elevator doors from the shining
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    12.

    i usually just say "good luck" and leave it at that
    TikTok: @melenasmar / Viatiktok.com

    13.

    i scream out loud "Congratulations you are not going to be a father" and he screams back "we did it another monther"
    TikTok: @melenasmar / Viatiktok.com

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    15.

    I just say "i just got my period" lol
    TikTok: @melenasmar / Viatiktok.com

    How do you tell your partner that your period has arrived? If you're comfortable, let us know in the comments.

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