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7 mind-blowing etiquette rules from the past

At all times good manners have been highly valued. However, each generation has its own ideas about what is good and bad. So get ready for unbelievable etiquette rules that may shock you!


Our manners сhanged too much over generations. Some would say modern etiquette rules are too relaxed. However, the etiquette system of old times was not so good as you might think. Try to read these rules without saying "It's absurd!".


I should say we are lucky we don't have such rules!


How do you like it? Do you know any other bizarre etiquette rules in our modern world? Let's discuss them in the comments below!


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20 Comments
Judi Hanan
I wonder how they kept track of what women think before bed? Wow...
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Oct 28, 2020 1:10AM
Frank
Just think 200-300 years from now people will also say "thank God they are all in the past".
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Nov 17, 2020 4:38PM
Richard Perkins
How did they enforce #7?
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Oct 30, 2020 3:52PM
ninakamwene
Interesting and thank God they are in the past.
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Oct 30, 2020 12:59AM
Conrado De Leon
Well, lucky... maybe. Last summer our beach was invaded by a herd of immense ladies and sopme of them even dared to sport a bikini. No sunglasses were dark enough! LOL
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Oct 29, 2020 11:12AM
Gary McLean
Ha he..who would obey them nowadays? Not me
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Oct 29, 2020 4:40AM
Jim Mascair
Rolling the dice to manage the party sounds like a fun idea. Maybe change it up every hour to keep it interesting.
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Oct 28, 2020 2:53PM
Chriss Crockford
Interesting facts. The books made me smile, what about the female authors who used male names?
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Oct 28, 2020 8:51AM
Peter Holden
Judi Hanan, Me too! How are they going to enforce that one?
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Oct 28, 2020 1:57AM
 Margaret White
I had heard of most of these except the books and the pleasant thoughts before sleep. I wonder how that one was policed?
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Oct 28, 2020 1:04AM
Vimala Padmaraj
I LAUGHED HEARTILY ABOUT BOOKS BY MEN AND WOMEN KEPT ON SEPARATE SHELVES. HOW THE WORLD HAS CHANGED !!!!
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Oct 27, 2020 10:48PM
Linda Spreng
Lilian Ling, It IS quite an unforgettable vision, isn't it?
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Oct 27, 2020 10:29PM
Steve Tingle
In Lytham in Lancashire there is a road named Bath street, the name comes from the bathing machines which were stored there and were taken down to the sea shore along it!
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Oct 27, 2020 10:22PM
Lilian Ling
The books one amused me. I had an immediate vision of what they got up to in the library after lights out and couldn’t stop laughing. Books, for goodness sake!! 😂
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Oct 27, 2020 8:20PM
Marian Spitzig
I have heard of the swimming boxes
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Oct 27, 2020 7:08PM

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