You hop off the plane, glide through customs, hail a yellow cab.Within minutes, you’re forcing your way through the crowd in a busy Manhattan bar.
Turning to your left, the most attractive girl in the bar is slack-jawed in astonishment.I'm not complaining nor am I making any judgements on either culture; I'm just trying to understand British men (ugh) and assimilate to the Scottish ways – without turning into a slag. I've linked to this Leah Mc Laren article about British men before and even though she received a lot of harsh criticism for it, I think she is generally right.(Fine print: Don't worry, Mom. After a mid-twenties life crisis and yearning to escape puritan ‘Toronto the Good’, she moved to Glasgow in March 2006. If you believe any of the information on this page is incorrect or out-of-date, please let us know.I'm not the only North American woman to come to this conclusion either. Expatica makes every effort to ensure its articles are as comprehensive, accurate and up-to-date as possible, but we're also grateful for any help!It's almost as if you're asking them to practically set a wedding date.This Culture of Seriousness extends into other aspects of Scottish life too.