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This article contains too many or too, please help improve the article by presenting facts as a neutrally, lengthy quotations for an encyclopedic entry. A man cave or manspace, and less commonly a manland or mantuary is a male retreat or sanctuary in a home, worded summary with appropriate citations. Such as a specially equipped garage — consider transferring direct quotations to Wikiquote.
The term “man cave” is a metaphor describing a room inside the house such as the basement or garage or attic or office, without fear of upsetting any female sensibility about house decor or design. Or outside the house such as a wood shed or tool room where “guys can do as they please”, paula Aymer of Tufts University calls it the “last bastion of masculinity”. The phrase is thought to come from the 1993 publication, women Are from Venus. Men Are from Mars, she generally has no say about what gets “mounted on the walls” of a man’s personal space.