General Dance Discussion > how dancing shapes a boy into a man

Discussion in 'General Dance Discussion' started by alemana, Jul 31, 2006.

  1. alemana

    alemana New Member

    have at it.
     
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  2. Twilight_Elena

    Twilight_Elena Well-Known Member

    Oooooh. :D

    T_E
     
  3. Purr

    Purr Well-Known Member

    I can see how dancing could influence, and possibly improve, a man’s perception of manners and proper etiquette. For example, think of the following:

    1) Escorting a lady on the dance floor when the dance is beginning
    2) Escorting a lady off the dance floor, not just abandoning her on the dance floor when the dance is over
    3) Nicely asking a lady to dance
    4) Keeping the lady out of harm’s way as best as possible, especially if there’s bad floor craft by other couples
    5) Being considerate of the lady and her abilities; the man doesn’t show off with all his alleged best moves just to make himself look good; he’s only the frame and she’s the picture
    6) Making sure the lady enjoys the dance
    7) Not acting bored, or making the lady feel bad if she’s not as advanced as the man
     
  4. quixotedlm

    quixotedlm New Member

    ah condescension! you should have titled it 'how dancing shapes a man into a gentleman'. instead you chose what you chose. :raisebro:
     
  5. Peaches

    Peaches Well-Known Member

    LOL!!! I love it!

    I was wondering if that was going to get commented on!
     
  6. SPratt74

    SPratt74 New Member

    I think that too men are more sensitive to a woman's feelings. He's also more sensitive about where he puts his hands!!! ;)
     
  7. SPratt74

    SPratt74 New Member

    Lmao! The title is fine lol.

    Edited to say that the title is more fun. Although, I don't want a thousand letters from you men telling me how manly you are lol! ;)
     
  8. quixotedlm

    quixotedlm New Member

    the dance floor.... it disempowers men much... makes them kind of lame..
     
  9. SPratt74

    SPratt74 New Member

    I don't mind this!!! ;)
     
  10. africana

    africana New Member

    <snicker>

    yeah boys get off "our" thread :p
     
  11. quixotedlm

    quixotedlm New Member

    It just goes to prove that men are really humble creatures and all the news about female inequality is just propaganda. We are the nice people who do all the hard thinking on the floor, make the women look good, take all the risks and do the asking, deal with rejections and generally deal with all kinds of BS. OTOH, the women get to talk about how their feminity is elevated by pretty shoes and frolickly skirts :rolleyes:. BOOO!
     
  12. DancePoet

    DancePoet Well-Known Member

    You mean no view point from you? ;)
     
  13. DancePoet

    DancePoet Well-Known Member

    A guy could pick up these things, yet he might not.
     
  14. SPratt74

    SPratt74 New Member

    Lol. Oh dear... this boy has a lot to learn about being a man on the dance floor lol. Where's that Max guy when you need him??? ;)

    All I can say is... a boy wouldn't have to work that hard on the dance floor if he was already a man lol. ;)
     
  15. DancePoet

    DancePoet Well-Known Member

    It does kind of stick out doesn't it? ;) :lol:
     
  16. DancePoet

    DancePoet Well-Known Member

    We're more then willing to let you come on our thread. ;)
     
  17. SPratt74

    SPratt74 New Member

    Oh good grief lol. Most men would let the woman come on anywhere no matter what the circumstance. :raisebro:
     
  18. DancePoet

    DancePoet Well-Known Member

    :lol:

    So much to say, too little time. ;)
     
  19. quixotedlm

    quixotedlm New Member

    Is your real name Susie? Do you like being a girl? ;)
     
  20. SPratt74

    SPratt74 New Member

    Oh dear lol. Is that your writing on that web page?

    Dance Poet... I might need some help here lol. ;)
     

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