In So Many Words

Info-Comics by Larry Paros


Shacking Up with Another

The Key Roots for this column: None

Words and Phrases List

Living in sin, shacking up, POSSLQ, PSSSLQ, significant other, without benefit of clergy, living end, cohabitation

Thoughts for Today

  1. What common terms do we use today for "shacking up?"
  2. How important a step is living together for a relationship?
  3. 3. What happens when you "fall" for someone? Are you at all troubled by the idea of "falling?"
  4. What are the most important considerations prior to shacking up with another person?
  5. What has been your experience in shacking up? What suggestions would you give others contemplating such a move?