- Publish Date
- Friday, 22 May 2015, 11:00AM
Some Twitter users have been up in arms over this normal looking photo. Can you spot the problem?
Most people have got no idea what the dram is all about, but a few users got it straight away.
“He should switch sides with her and hold her hand,” he commented.
“I think it’s just the ‘gentleman thing’ to do. just like opening doors. some women may not like that, but it doesn’t change,” another said.
Modern Gentleman Magazine, says: “While walking down the street you should walk on the right side.
“No need to mention but if you have an umbrella with you, you should not swing with it. You never know who you might hit and hurt.”
“If you are walking down a street in the company of a woman or a man know that the right side is honorary side. You will let a woman walk on the right side of you or a man if he is a senior person. In this way we honour them,” the magazine state.
“This custom dates from the middle ages when knights wore the sword on the left side keeping the right side free, since the right arm was ‘fighting arm.’”