Rules for dating a southern woman
Acting like a lady is carrying yourself with dignity, which also empowers a man to be a gentleman. If you are going out with a gentleman, he will cover your date.Many of us want a true gentleman, but I believe we hold the power to the way we are treated in our hands. A lady knows that she deserves to be pursued and does not do so. However, you should always be prepared to pay if the date does not go well or he forgets his wallet.Men might find it baffling that their Italian girlfriend demands he 'look after' her.Whereas some women might view their Italian boyfriend's desire to 'protect his woman' a little chauvinistic.
Yellow Photo: Liz West/Flickr In Italy, yellow is the colour of jealousy – so flower givers beware.
After doing some new research and also recalling my southern roots which included cotillion and etiquette classes, here are 21 lost lady like traditions that still apply today: Make this your year to rise up, princess. If a man knows that it is etiquette to remain standing until you are seated, be sure to sit promptly as to not leave him standing too long. No rude or shocking language, especially at the table. She gives compliments with sincerity and only when she means it.
Your language is a representation of your mind and heart.
But now that the government has introduced a 'baby bonus' to those who reproduce it might not be long before you start to hear the pitter-patter of tiny feet.
Look good If you're going on a date with anybody from any nationality you should always put a bit of effort into how you look.