ladies and gentlemen, they say, always.
why are men gentlemen and no such adage to women?
may be cos men are harsh by nature. and they need to be specified as 'gentlemen'
and its understood that women are gentle.
so, no such prefix for women.
no, am no sexist.
it was just a thought.....
Len Deighton - The Bernard Samson series
9 months ago