The Norwegian Arm


Source: "The Social Guidebook to Norway 2"

Norwegians are pragmatic and efficient

Politeness in Norway often means not to disturb others

With unnecessary communication

Norwegians have special arms

Norwegian arms

 

You might have experienced this at the dinner table

Some Norwegians will do whatever it takes to prevent verbal communication

It is much simpler, polite and pragmatic than disturbing the one sitting next to you

You do not need help from anyone

You keep your independence

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Source: "The Social Guidebook to Norway"

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