Why does running water make we want to wee?

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Why does running water make we want to wee?
« on: 14/12/2006 13:55:02 »
Well? Why?  [:-\]
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Re: Why does running water make we want to wee?
« Reply #1 on: 14/12/2006 13:58:44 »
I do not know, but it worked great for potty learning with my children. And as sure as I put my hands into a sink of dirty dishes to be washed I have to run myself!! Perhaps because I hate dishes! LOL LOVE MY DISHWASHER!
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Re: Why does running water make we want to wee?
« Reply #2 on: 14/12/2006 14:02:23 »
I am sure that when doing a wee wee..the most used sense is the hearing of the wee wee as it trickles into the toilet...and it sounds like....cos it is...running water !!
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Re: Why does running water make we want to wee?
« Reply #3 on: 14/12/2006 14:12:12 »
LOL you is tired young man , But I think I get your general drift. Urinating sounds like running water therefore when you hear water running you get the urge to do some running yourself! LOL!

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Re: Why does running water make we want to wee?
« Reply #4 on: 14/12/2006 17:09:08 »
Mam...ewe are just razor sharp today !!  [;)]
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Re: Why does running water make we want to wee?
« Reply #5 on: 14/12/2006 17:13:15 »
You are so funny.. did you read your pryor post Sir? Kind of unrulely I think.. but I knew what you meant sleepy head!

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Re: Why does running water make we want to wee?
« Reply #6 on: 14/12/2006 17:37:14 »
You are so funny.. did you read your pryor post Sir? Kind of unrulely I think.. but I knew what you meant sleepy head!

Yaysh !!!...it makes perfect sense to me mam..lol  it's psychosomatic  !!
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Re: Why does running water make we want to wee?
« Reply #7 on: 14/12/2006 17:44:07 »
Yes I believe your right and everything you have seen and done for the last year or two is all in your head too! When you wake up from your sleepy study, all refreshed, LOL and ready to take on the world the world you will see that all of these thing have been just a mere figment of your wild imagination!! LOL

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Re: Why does running water make we want to wee?
« Reply #8 on: 14/12/2006 18:05:21 »
Row Row Row Your boat
gently down the stream
Merrily Merrily Merrily Merrily
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Re: Why does running water make we want to wee?
« Reply #9 on: 15/12/2006 00:38:38 »
My good doctor. A pleasure to see you here again. Sincerely!!

Well, I could say that few people realize that the Eustachian tube, connecting the inner ear with the throat, actually is formed from tissue that during the ontology of the fetus is originally part of, then separates from the genetal-urinary tissue. However, nerves from both systems fuse and function in concert, thus causing the noise of running water to generate a need to urinate.

If i did say this, though, I would be blowing smoke up your arse so I will not offer this as a reason.

I believe the answere to be psychological and if I remember correctly, aren't you some way connected with this profession?

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Re: Why does running water make we want to wee?
« Reply #10 on: 15/12/2006 04:43:42 »
Row Row Row Your boat
gently down the stream
Merrily Merrily Merrily Merrily
Life is but a dream !


Life is but a dream! A very Good dream!

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Re: Why does running water make we want to wee?
« Reply #11 on: 15/12/2006 14:05:29 »
Thank you, JimBob. That was fairly convoncing bo****ks, actually  [:D]
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