Everyone got up from their seats to welcome them, greeting them with an obligatory introductory hug.
They’d been together for about 8 months at this point, had just moved in together and were getting on great. So to introduce him in this way was, well…unexpected!
” 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.
Fearing I was about to be stood up, I called to check everything was OK.
I spent the next five minutes staring at the door waiting for them to ‘just arrive’.
It is very easy to gain 7 Kg from this dish alone…this was definitely my case! So when you are with a Brazilian woman, you can expect good food!
Being with a Brazilian in this wonderful country also has other obvious advantages, like fun (Brazilians by nature are really lovable people), caipirinhas (they are the best drink! Life is never dull with a Brazilin partner by your side!” The Brazilians I’ve talked to have since confirmed this.Couples who live together for a certain period of time often enter into a common law, so it’s not unusual for them to introduce themselves as married couples despite the fact they might not really be married.My friend was at a party not long after arriving in Brazil, where she found herself talking to a handsome Brazilian guy.Their fifteen minute chat was interrupted when he told her he was about to leave with friends.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.