Mama's Boys - Italian men are extremely family oriented. They are definitely mama's boys and most of them still live at home! So, if you are interested in an Italian man, do not talk ill of his mom.
Do impress the old lady, if it is within your capabilities, but these ladies will be hard to please with very high expectations for the women their sons choose.
She is credited with moving forward the art of sonnet-writing in the English language with her moving, heartfelt, and thought-provoking sonnets.
You can read them online, and maybe borrow some to impress a lover.
The poets Elizabeth and Robert Browning were famous Italophiles.
I describe them and some of their work on a page dedicated to them.
It doesn’t take long to get — after all, it’s her number, not a wedding ring. Right away, she wants to have an idea of how hard you are going to work to get her attention. On the one hand, fashion, elegance, and taste are embedded in the Italian culture, so Italian guys don’t even notice they have this going for them.
Therefore, either have a friend so you all pair up, or you need an odd number: 1, she is by herself; or 3, so she can spend some time with you because she leaves two friends together.
American girls are much less used to guys being gentlemen — opening the door for the lady, waiting for her to sit before you sit, etc.
Below we will explain 4 of the most commonly cited personality traits of Italian men and give our thoughts on the pros and cons of each quality! It’s true that a lot of Italian families are enormous, close-knit, and include tight bonds between mothers and sons.
No matter how tough he seems on the outside, many Italian sons will go to their mothers for advice on everything and may rely on their moms for things that you might expect a grown man to take care of himself.