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Old November 24th, 2006, 03:16 PM
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Originally Posted by DougR.
What is the proper etiquette if you belch loudly during dinner?

a. Place hand over mouth, smile and say "excuse me."

b. Say "Whoa!!!! That was a good one, can anyone top that?"
Never read anything on the proper etiquette regarding this subject. However, in my humble opinion, I would like to offer:

If it's un-avoidable, sometimes it just happens, "a" would probably be best.

If at a table with people who have absolutely no consideration for the other guests, option "b" would probably be as good as anything.

Again, just my opinion.

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