According to this article ->Women really do talk more than men (13,000 words a day more to be precise) | Daily Mail Online, women like to talk a great deal more than men. Women have 30% more Foxp2 in their DNA than men, which is like steroids for the language center. So basically, by the time a man comes home from work, he's about done talking, and when she comes home, she still has half a day of talking to go! My hat's off to the men who have successfully cultivated an understanding we need time to woodshed and experiment with getting good sound. And getting a good sound is a great motivator for playing!