The basics include not resting your elbows on the table, chewing with your mouth closed and not slurping the soup.
Manners are what differentiate a gentleman from an uncivilized slob. This is pretty much a no-brainer, but so many men *and some women* seem to forget this. You’re out on a date with a girl and you notice that her bag is on the table.
You have to have some common ground between the both of you so that you’d actually have something to bond over.
[Read: The 25 biggest dating deal breakers for women] #8 Avoid crass or vulgar humor. If you’re on a date with someone you really like, the last thing you’d want to do is offend her.
You might say or suggest things that are downright vulgar, while in your mind you’re thinking they’d make for perfectly proper date conversation.
But what elements do you need protection from when you’re inside a house, a restaurant or a cinema?
We know that fedoras, caps and do rags complete your overall look, but it’s simply not polite to keep them on when you’re indoors.
If you can, try to steer the conversation towards something you would both find interesting.
This is one of the many reasons men should not ask a woman out on a date based on her looks alone.