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Because women are the more important biological entity to the survival of the human race via reproduction methods. And, because men want to be perceived as willing to sacrifice for females in order to get some booty. In essence, he is saying "Look. I will sacrifice my own comfort for your comfort." In essence, gender roles. The man is to die for women; the man is to sacrifice for women.
I'm not giving up my seat. IDGAF. Welcome to equality. I got the seat first. Standing for 10 minutes really isn't going to kill you.1