When actions no longer come from within, but are forced and expected, the inner gentleman dies and so does chivalry.As we discussed in the last article, there is history behind gentleman etiquette. He stands when she walks in the room In the old days, men stood out of respect when a lady, dignitary, or elderly person walked in the room. Today, men stand out of courtesy when a guest visits a meeting.In fact, as I write, I find myself snap-chatting videos to my close circle of friends of cute dogs on campus.Although it is a relatively freeform and relaxed app, Snapchat still requires a certain type of etiquette; a rulebook of sorts in which I all too often blatantly ignore. From time to time, okay more often than that, I snap a photo or video that I find to be so fascinating that I simply cannot send it to just one or two of my closest friends, I must upload it to my story for all my followers to see.It features 24 hours of battery life and claims to be a 'mini-disco on the move'. Chivalry IS, in fact, dead when men no longer understand the meaning behind a chivalrous action.That being said, keep the golden rule in mind when snap chatting.
If you do not know me well enough to have my phone number, please kindly do not think messaging me on Snapchat is a viable alternative. I quite literally have an album on my phone of various screenshots of unsightly snapchats my older sister has sent me, much to her dismay.Overuse of acronyms such as LOL were cited as one of the most common reasons that a partner may lose interest, as they make the sender seem overly keen or too needy.Resending the same text if no response is received, or pestering for a response (pictured) were also deemed annoying ‘Nearly 70 per cent of us know someone with bad phone manners - although only a fifth of us thought our own phone manners may be in need of improvement - so our top tips aim to help people weave their way through the web that is modern phone etiquette.’Jo Bryant, etiquette expert at Debretts, added: ‘Mobile phones allow us to communicate instantly, with ease and spontaneity, but as the Talk Talk Mobile survey results show, consideration for others is essential for good mobile phone manners.’Sony SRS-XB40 has a built-in multi-coloured line light, speaker lights and a flashing strobe. Today, a gentleman might stand in the way of puddles splashing up from buses, or in the event a car veers onto the sidewalk.Symbolically it might mean he’ll always be by her side, through thick and thin, and will protect her from anything. He opens the door for her A gentleman would help her up into the carriage as a sign of his protection and strength.