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Old 11-28-2012, 09:18 AM   #5601
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Originally Posted by Tracijd View Post
I was raised in the south and "ma'am" and "sir" were used as a sign of respect, not "old". Don't be offended by it, be grateful someone still raises their children with manners. It's rare these days.
Up north where this happened it's a polite thing to say but to older people. they use "miss" when speaking to young women.
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