I Miss Manners

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    Turkey Day Dilemna -- Just Who Is The "turkey" Here?!?!

    A friend I've known for a long time lives about 20+ miles away and we don't get together that frequently and have only been to a Thanksgiving dinner there once in the past.  However, I received and email stating that they were cooking at home on Thanksgiving and that I was...
    magentarose magentarose
    46-50
    Nov 15, 2010

    Politically Correct

    We had been invited to attend a football party and everything was arranged to meet at this person's house.  We offered to have it at our house and he said that it would be better if we had it at his because his wife had to work the next day.  She would be able to go...
    WizzyLizzy WizzyLizzy
    51-55, F
    Dec 21, 2009

    Mystery Wedding Invitation

    Got a wedding invitation in the mail.   I don't know the bride or the groom.   The invitation just say together with our parents your invited.I looked them up on Facebook and they are a cute couple.   The only connection is see, is my step brother's son is on the Grooms...
    RitaMosquita RitaMosquita
    56-60
    1 Response May 7, 2012

    In a Manner of Speaking

    As a person who has lived a life of a wanton disrespect for authority it is ironic how badly I miss manners.  Manners - or simple politeness if you prefer - seem to have gone the way of spats, buggy whips, and ascots. As human beings, we like to consider ourselves vastly...
    ElLagarto ElLagarto
    56-60, M
    4 Responses Feb 1, 2008
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