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Dear Readers,
  • When you dine out, do you always know which water glass on the table is yours?
  • When a man and a woman are going through a door, which one holds it open?
  • When you are at a business function and wish to introduce a new employee to a senior executive, what is the correct protocol?
Aunt Dandelion has the answers. Bookmark this site and visit often to learn everything you need to know about etiquette. We’ll cover both social and business occasions, from the simplest to the trickiest, and give you the confidence to greet, dine, converse, and enjoy spending time with everyone you meet.
Without an acquaintance with the rules of propriety, it is impossible for character to be established. — Confucius
Until we meet again, warmest regards,

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