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Learning To Be A Gentleman

Asher and Michele Two of my fav’s are going on a date tonight and I am very excited for them. Michele is taking Asher out on a date and I think some Star Wars in 3-D might be in order. It sounds like a lot of fun and I hope they enjoy their time together.

This morning, during our walk to his school, Asher and I discussed a few ways to be a gentleman for his date. Here are a few thoughts I shared with Ashe to begin preparing him for the future.

It is polite to:

  • open and close the car door for your date.
  • open the door for your date when entering and exiting a building.
  • allow the woman to sit down first and to also stand when she gets up from the table, etc.
  • walk on the outside of the sidewalk and allow his date to walk on the inside.

I know this is not an all-encompassing list. What are some ways that you think men (and boys) can be better gentlemen? Throw some thoughts in the comments. I may just throw some extra knowledge Asher’s way.

Comments (4)

  1. Every person, regardless of gender, likes to know that you are interested in their life. Tell Asher that being a good listener is the way to a woman’s heart. There is nothing worse than spending time with someone who doesn’t really want to know you.

  2. Asher was a true gentleman on our date! You are teaching him an invaluable tool in life! Thank you for not just teaching him but also demonstrating to him how a true gentleman acts.