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Miss Manners: Guests think ‘off-limits’ applies to others

She loves entertaining, but really, really, really wishes her relatives would stay out of private rooms.

Miss Manners: The pitfalls of blanket texts

Too often an unwitting “reply all” leads to a personal conversation for all to see.

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.