For the majority of them life is like a podium, and so they have to look sparkling even on the way to get a newspaper or walking the dog.My friend Sasha wears high heels every day and doesn’t worry about the lack of comfort as soon as it looks great.Lucky for all of us, Jacques passed the test successfully, and we had to celebrate it with more cake.Nekrasov, a Russian 19th century poet said: “a Russian woman can stop a galloping horse and enter the burning house.” This is a powerful image of an independent woman who doesn’t really need any help or protection from men.If you are not a gentleman, it is not even worth trying.But Russian women don’t only pay attention to what you do for them. Offer your seat in transport to elderly people and save a kitten from stray dogs.Their wives followed them voluntarily to cold deserted lands and shared the punishment.
Building a career and getting a second degree often sounds more appealing than trying to find someone who will value their personality and freedom.
A Russian woman will be very independent in a relationship, and very stubborn, too.
But on the other hand, expect bravery in danger and trouble, and the strength that will help both of you overcome the most difficult times. They don’t want just a guy who will love them madly. Good old manners are very important: you are expected to open doors, help to put on coats, bring flowers when you go on a date.
Also, during five years of teaching she has never appeared at school wearing the same outfit twice.
When I asked her why she cares so much about her appearance, she looks surprised: “Why would I choose to not look beautiful? How is anyone going to notice your rich inner world if you don’t attract attention?