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Miss Manners: Regardless of his age, he’s still your fiance

It is perfectly fine for a couple in their 80s who plan to wed to use the terms “fiance” and “fiancee.”

Miss Manners: Leave spoon on the table, not in the glass

Drinking beverages with a spoon still in the cup can be distracting for those forced to watch.

Miss Manners: Instant responses are not always possible

A retired executive laments the speed at which today’s job applicants expect a decision.

Miss Manners: Dress code rant deserves satiric response

In-law’s treatise on appropriate Thanksgiving attire for women was tasteless enough to merit a lampoon.