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Cultural differences you notice?

Old Dec 10th 2012, 8:16 pm
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Originally Posted by The Capitans Wench
When I commented on the women in what I call dressing gowns I was told they are housecoats and they wear them on top of day clothes to keep warm.
I've started doing that. Sometimes. I even thought of getting one for school because sometimes there it's too cold to think.

Does this mean I've been here too long???
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Old Dec 10th 2012, 10:00 pm
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Originally Posted by The Capitans Wench
When I commented on the women in what I call dressing gowns I was told they are housecoats and they wear them on top of day clothes to keep warm.
Hardly day clothes, when in most cases their pyjama trouser legs are clearly visible below the bottom of their "housecoat/dressing gowns", which in any case may well be one and the same thing.
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Maybe in most of your cases that is what you see. I was simply saying what I was told by a Spanish neighbour.
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