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What is Cotillion? Cotillion is a series of classes and dances in manners and social graces.It includes table manners, protocol, and ballroom dance. Junior Cotillion is for boys and girls from 10 to 15. 269 more words


Forgive my silence.

My character is unsound.

Hear! I am screaming.

© Paul Nichol.  2016


Darned Response

Can we, as a society, at last get behind something that will no doubt piss off the manners mavens but will let the rest of us regular jamokes off the proverbial hook for something we shouldn’t have been on the hook for in the first place? 196 more words


RSVP is a Verb.

Répondez s’il vous plaît

In the context of social invitations, RSVP is a request for a response from the invited person or people. It is an initialism derived from the French phrase… 2,175 more words


Sharing is Caring.

If you share things publicly, you give people the opportunity to understand you. And judge you. As a person interested in diversity, I encourage intelligent, thoughtful opposition. 785 more words