Mexican sayings


The Mexican culture is a very romantic culture in which chivalry is still alive and well, a culture that is filled with much veneration for women.  A popular saying that exemplifies that is: “A una mujer no se le debe tocar ni con el petalo de una rosa” = A woman is not to be touched, not even with a rose petal. The saying speaks of zero tolerance when it comes to disrespect towards women. Women are not to be mistreated in any way shape or form, but this saying is especially referring to physical abuse.

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