[thechat] american table manners -- fork in right or left..?

Elfur Logadóttir elfur at elfur.is
Fri Aug 27 19:11:20 CDT 2004

.:| This rule goes with other useful tidbits like:

.:| Thank you, Emily Post, for turning common courtesy into a 
.:| complex and 
.:| useless charade.

What, you mean you don't follow these rules?
(and no, i'm not being sarcastic)

Apart from the one about the direction of the blade, it's common place in
iceland to do so. And there are probably more, but you'll have to meet me
and dine with me to figure them out ;)


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