Dating a brazilian guy
Everyone got up from their seats to welcome them, greeting them with an obligatory introductory hug.
After walking for a good twenty minutes under the intense summer sun, my friend and his girlfriend finally arrived at her boss’ house for a party.However before he left, he uttered the most beautiful sentence she’d ever heard in her life: “Let’s hang out again sometime!”It was only after he’d gone that she realised they hadn’t swapped details.So you should do your best not to be too annoyed if your date arrives late!“Well, isn’t your wife the most trustworthy person in your life?For many men here their mother is ‘Queen Bee’, so getting my friends to go out the Saturday night before Mother’s Day is almost impossible.
Very few guys on this sacred day would dare greet the family matriarch with a stonking hangover.
” At that my student’s face crumpled into an expression of exquisite confusion; as if I’d just asked him to explain something obvious, like who Pele is!
I’ve since had similar conversations with other students who’ve given me the same answer.
She was kicking herself; and she suspected he must have been feeling the same too.
After all, he’d seemed so engrossed in her drunken stories about her time in Brazil that he MUST simply have forgotten to get her number, right? You see, what Brazilians say and what they mean are not always the same thing!
‘Let’s meet again’ in Brazil isn’t always an indication that someone wants to see you again; as it can also mean ‘I’m going to sound polite as I’m leaving a party, goodbye!