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Once you identify a period of life in which people get to stay out late but don't have to pay taxes - naturally, no one wants to live any other way.” ― Judith Martin “. A woman was either a lady or she wasn't, and we all know what the latter meant.
Not even momentary lapses were allowed; there is no female equivalent of the boys-will-be-boys concept.” ― Judith Martin, “Nowadays, we never allow ourselves the convenience of being temporarily unavailable, even to strangers.
When the affection IS the entertainment, we no longer call it dating.
Still, there is a significant difference between an Assembly at Bath and a flier that is advertising goods to the general public.
Online solicitations, where no response need be made if there is no interest, are equivalent to the latter.
Reciprocation took the form of such offerings as home-cooked meals, an aunt’s unused theater tickets and hand-knit argyle socks.
Some (Miss Manners can hardly refer to them as gentlemen) had other ideas of how ladies could reciprocate.