The unwritten rules of Lebanese people are a must-know if one wants to understand our culture.
You do not want to cause drama.
You don’t want it to go viral on social media.
You do not want to get stuck in traffic for the rest of your life.
Chicken without garlic? Seriously?
You act surprised every single year.
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If you do not listen to the songs of Fairuz in the mornings, chances are that the driver next to you is listening to “Zourouni” out loud.
Apparently, opening an umbrella indoors will bring you bad luck. You probably want to avoid dirty looks.
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There’s nothing better than having lunch with your relatives at your grandma’s who is the best cook you know.
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Nothing personal. They’re only protecting your neighborhood… for free!
Visits in Lebanon can last for more than five hours, so it’s better to make provisions before hiding from your guests.
Not all heroes wear capes!
That’s the golden rule!
Lebanese parents are always right!
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#بكل_بيت_لبناني a mom’s prescription for anything ! pic.twitter.com/YK3K172xaj
Even if you can’t really afford to pay for everybody. Tomorrow, Allah biddaber…
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18 Unwritten Rules & Facts All Lebanese Already Know!