The women were sitting up straight with legs crossed at their ankles. Your delivery was so engaging that I lost track of all time. An obvious concept, but obviously one I needed reminding of. Do not show it anymore. Are you looking for the ultimate self improvement course? I joked with friends before my first day that I was concerned about being a finishing-school failure, but there was some truth in it: Instead, it inspired me to expect more of myself.
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But like learning anything new—how to drive, speak French, play tennis—immersion helps things stick. Thank you again for sharing your classic, timeless, valuable and much needed knowledge. And that was far from my only finishing-school faux pas. Both Princess Diana and Camilla Parker-Bowles attended schools there, as did thousands of young women of means who needed to learn social graces before marriage. Thank you for providing a great Social Success Makeover class! But now, finished as I was, I relaxed. I believe that the lessons we have learned from you are going to get us all endlessly far in life, privately and professionally.