THE FAUX PAS SURVIVAL GUIDE
A hilarious guide to recovering from greeting goo fs, office offenses, dinner-table disasters, and other forms of social suicide.
It can happen anywhere at a cocktail party, in the Laundromat, at a business meeting, on an elevator: that most unpleasant of all human errors: the faux pas. Even the most confident conversationalist has experienced the embarrassment of getting someone's name wrong, mistaking someone's sister for her mother, making an off-color joke in a decidedly "on-color" setting, asking about a plump person's upcoming "blessed event" when the person is not pregnant, or committing one of dozens of other foot-in-mouth fumbles.
Jeanne Martinet comes to our rescue with her proven techniques and courageously tested advice on how to avoid and recover from every faux pas there is. You'll learn to: