And, as a foreigner willingly living and working here, maybe I just have to accept that this is the case.
So how, you may ask, have I now applied this acceptance into my current dating life?
Eller varför inte en vänskaplig picknick i Vasaparken?
Imagine, for a moment, that your Swedish friend calls you up on the phone to talk about her weekend.
She’s going on and on about some guy she met at Sturehof and after describing his toned physique and playful demeanor, she then adds, “Oh!
When they had separately stood up to use the bathroom, I noticed how my ex, without speaking, also stood up.
After my girlfriends realized what he had just done, one of them gasped and blurted out, “I’ve never actually seen a Swedish man do that!
toward women,” I realized this word chivalrous is – dare I say?