Is It Still Bad Etiquette To Ask A Persons Age?
The answer is yes! unfortunately it is still considered rude for most of the population, therefore it’s better to be ‘safe than sorry’ so don’t ask!
You’re sitting at the table sipping whatever it is that makes you happy (coffee, tea with honey, wine, Scotch on the rocks or neat). You feel good, you feel happy, ecstatic, it’s going to be a great day because it’s a special day ‘Your birthday to be exact!’ You take a sip as you stare out of the window thinking about life… Am I where I want to be in life? Have I been making fond memories like when I was little? How do I feel about being a year older now? Am I happy to announce my age or is it at the embarrassing point where I begin to lie about it as I subtract 5 to 10 years from my actual age? [Read more…]