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The situation may be a little farfetched, but the antics of Elmer and Geraldine doing all the wrong things on a date started a discussion on dating manners at a series of workshops held by the Ammon Stake in Idaho Falls, Idaho.The skit was a way of introducing a discussion on the subject, and the majority of the audience agreed that they are impressed by a polite girl or guy as a dating partner.
Check out this great FHE lesson on manners and etiquette!
Let’s oft, then, in kindly toned voices, Our mutual friendship renew, Till heart meets with heart and rejoices In friendship that ever is true.
Start with several questions (adapting and changing according to age): What are manners? , thank you, you are welcome, excuse me, etc) Describe situations when you would use the phrases/words. Say “You are Welcome” is someone says “Thank You” to you. Elmer wanted to ask Geraldine for a date to the prom, but she hadn’t been his first choice.
[Chorus] Oh, the kind words we give shall in memory live And sunshine forever impart.
Let us oft speak kind words to each other; Kind words are sweet tones of the heart. Like the sunbeams of morn on the mountains, The soul they awake to good cheer; Like the murmur of cool, pleasant fountains, They fall in sweet cadences near.