Mary Killen Mary Killen

Dear Mary… | 30 December 2006

Etiquette advice from The Spectator's Miss Manners

Q. Six months ago an acquaintance asked me to lunch in the country, apparently to discuss some business she might be able to put my way. I don’t drive and the journey there and back was gruelling, involving taking a tube, then a train and then a mix-up over where we had agreed to rendezvous.

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