That’s because they were taught to respect men since a young age.
In Mexico, women are supposed to be very respectful in front of men.
And you’ll suffer moments when all you want to do is go back to being normal. Christina Comben is Content Manager at Day Translations.
Have a normal conversation with a normal person who understands why children should have a curfew. You’ll secretly love being the one in the family with the El Salvadorian boyfriend. Qualified to MBA level and motivated by challenge, change, and continued learning, Christina has lived and worked her way around the world, garnering in-depth knowledge of diverse office environments and varying industries, from media and entertainment to education, health, and information technology.
And you will have to do it all over again on Christmas Day.
Eating the leftovers with a hangover and feigning enthusiasm for Christmas when your relatives call.
Learning about their political beliefs, family values and how they view your country is an eye-opener as well. What kind of a mother still buys underwear for their 30-year-old son anyway? What kind of a mother has to be involved in every single decision about absolutely everything? If you’ve spent your life getting excited about waking up to presents under the tree on Christmas morning, forget it.