<quote who='Joel D Canfield' when='28/08/2004 14:34'> >>What, you mean you don't follow these rules? >>(and no, i'm not being sarcastic) (btw, I *do* follow the rules Elfur listed. Old world, I guess). > This, however, is my habit over the past 18 months, after a lifetime of > unintentionally following Emily's advice (I do still like her clear > explanation of how a gentleman removes his hat, glove, and cane when > approaching a woman whose hand he's going to shake; should be read by > every procedural writer on the planet.) Heh. I can't wait to see you with your cane, hat and gloves, Joel :) >>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 ;) > > Love to! How far is it from Ireland to Iceland? Oh it's very far! When you think that an evolt get-together in Paris would be *so* convenient for all european evolters (hint, hint).