Man-err-ism

wordspun

I remember my first day at Kindergarten vividly, our Class Teacher Mrs. Garbriel giving us instructions on how to behave in the class, before we started with our first ever activity at school. These instructions were, “ask for permission before leaving the class”, “be in a queue”, “talk softly”, “share your toys and crayons”, “follow rules” etc.  Though at the age of 4 this word was not a part of my repertoire but now I know she was teaching us basic Mannerism. Even before joining the school, our parents had taught us the usage of words like ‘Please’, ‘Thank you’, ‘Excuse Me’, ‘Sorry’ to exhibit good Mannerism.  Further, I remember there were special instructions for boys – Ladies First, Open Doors for Ladies, Pull Chairs, to respect them is every man’s duty and being physically stronger – he should always help them and protect them. Most of…

View original post 516 more words

Advertisements

One thought on “Man-err-ism

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s