For the most part, interracial, inter-religious, even inter-denominational was out. * Many pairings for not done for love or compatibility.Divorce rates were lower more because of social stigma than anything else.UPSIDES to 21st century * More avenues for dating; online, speed dating, more social networks, and old fashioned ways.* People are more open; especially to dating outside their race, ''There are certain foods which are eaten in a manner entirely different from others.For instance, asparagus is one of the few foods which can be eaten with fingers..action_button.action_button:active.action_button:hover.action_button:focus.action_button:hover.action_button:focus .count.action_button:hover .count.action_button:focus .count:before.action_button:hover .count:before.u-margin-top--lg.u-margin-left--sm.u-flex.u-flex-auto.u-flex-none.bullet.
DOWNSIDES * People are so busy with work and are less willing to sacrifice for relationship.
And it wasn’t just dessert which could cause a problem, the magazine steered women away from fish because it could be ‘difficult to manage’ and when the meal was over, they were reminded it was ‘bad taste’ to leave lipstick marks on a cup.
The guide also adds: 'It is bad manners to put your elbows on the table.
* Certain standards of physical beauty weren't AS superficial as today.
* Women are a bit more naive and innocent; a lot weren't, of course, but in general they looked up to men more (no I don't suggest we go back to this era).