In other words, men who are grandfathers don't always accept "business calls" during moments of personal importance, realizing that "life" is too short to be "professionally accessible" all the time. Men who are also grandfathers understand the need to "add value" where others may not, remaining fully aware of the generational impact of actively making life better for all through charitable giving and participation.
” Or complaints about causing neck injuries each time I stooped to hug a friend.
Both Dutch women and Dutch men are renowned for being straight-forward in conversation, and little social negativity is attached to asking personal questions or openly stating one's unsolicited opinion in the Netherlands.
The Dutch tend to believe it is better to be honest than mislead someone.
Here, even with 12-inch heels, I’m still quite average among dutch guys.
It’s a comforting feeling being around them, and not feeling self-conscious sticking out over everyone.