You Can Only Yell At Me For One Thing At A Time


Rules for Couples

This book is an illustrated collection of love and relationship advice from New Yorker writer Patricia Marx, with illustrations from New Yorker cartoonist Roz Chast.

Everyone’s heard the old advice for a healthy relationship: Never go to bed angry. Play hard to get. Sexual favors in exchange for cleaning up the cat vomit is a good and fair trade.

Okay, not that last one. It’s one of the tips in You Can Only Yell at Me for One Thing at a Time: Rules for CouplesThis guide will make you laugh, remind you why your relationship is better than everyone else’s, and solve all your problems.



Nuggets of advice from You Can Only Yell At Me For One Thing At A Time include:

If you must breathe, don’t breathe so loudly.

It is easier to stay inside and wait for the snow to melt than to fight about who should shovel.

Queen-sized beds, king-sized blankets.

Why not give this book to your significant or insignificant other, your anti-Valentine’s Day crusader pal, or anyone who can’t live with or without love?

Hardcover. 160 pages.

Additional information

Weight 13 oz
Dimensions 8 × 6 × 1 in


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