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I have friends in the states for instance, all over the states and they all know their neighbours and have friends around where they live coming in for dinner and all
She just flew in from Zurich to Boston....(she was in Germany as a Materials Science Engineer,
Originally posted by FraternitasSaturni
reply to post by wildtimes
In europe is almost the same... you live 20 years in the same building or neighbourhood and you dont even know your next door neighbour - ok I cant talk much because I was in the military and due to deployments and lots of time away doesnt make me an example but I can speak for my family and friends...
The most Germans tend to be straightforward and do not try to hide what they are, who they are, what they think...it can come across as them lacking a social filter or manners to Americans.
Originally posted by wildtimes
reply to post by Mijamija
Thanks, Mija. You're a dear.