A series of quick essays on a variety of etiquette topics. Are you worried about how to behave at a wake? Is it okay to decline an invitation without giving a reason? How do you handle it when things get awkward? You'll recognize some things that have irritated you in others and see topics you have not considered. Covers over 35 topics of everday etiquette situations.
Etiquette of Grief
Never Ask About Kids or Marriage Plans
Is It Still Rude If They Don't Understand You?
Personal Space At Dinner Parties
The Etiquette of Awkward
Being Polite Is Not Giving In
Are You Tardy Or Just Inconsiderate?
Being Gracious And Grateful For Your Christmas...
Time For Thank You Cards
Subcontracting Your Thank Yous
Don't Blame This One For The Last One
Honoring Your Host's Wishes
Darn! What Was Their Name Again?
Declining Is Not The Same As Being Rude
It's Not Polite To Correct People
Respect Other People's Property
Don't Overstep The Boundaries Of An Introduction
The Etiquette of Colds
Keeping Your Word
Book Borrowing Etiquette
20 Easy Ways To Annoy Other People
Do You Turn Into Another Person Behind The Wheel?
Why Can't I Put My Elbows On The Table?
The Top Ten Etiquette Rules You Should Know
Be Very Very Quiet . . . We Are Hunting Rabbits
American Flag Etiquette
Movie Theater Etiquette
Keep Your Spell Checker To Yourself
Don't Presume Everyone Is On Social Media
Dealing With Customer Service Representatives