Re: During the engagement
Posted by Elizabeth Rose on September 18, 1997 at 15:30:27:
In response to During the engagement, written by Madelien on August 27, 1997 at 18:44:26
] What are couples allowed to do during their engagement? I
] thougth the man only kissed the hand of their fiancée, and that they adressed each other with sir and madam. But when I
] read some of the story in the writer's guild, well yeah.. I don't need to explain myself, do I?
] Can anyone explain some of this to me?
I don't have a definite source, but I'm almost positive I read in an account of a young woman's "average" Season in London that once engaged, the lovers were allowed to be alone together sometimes, hold hands, and stealing a kiss or two was not frowned on by parents or chaperones.
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