Should A Man Hold Doors Open For Women Who Are Not Beautiful?

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  1. ngureco profile image82
    ngurecoposted 8 years ago

    Should A Man Hold Doors Open For Women Who Are Not Beautiful?

  2. profile image49
    fallsfellaposted 8 years ago

    If a man is a REAL man he will hold the door open for any woman wheter she is beaqutiful or not, young or old, rich or poor.  That is the sign of a real man.  To do other wise is to show that you are not a real man or a gentleman.

  3. Chaotic Chica profile image76
    Chaotic Chicaposted 8 years ago

    I can hardly believe this question was actually posted.  It bothers me to think that a woman is any less deserving of basic respect if she does not fit the bill for being beautiful.  Truly this is a no-brainer and you should be ashamed of even thinking of this question let alone needing validation for it.

  4. nifty@50 profile image71
    nifty@50posted 8 years ago

    Common courtesy is to hold a door open for anyone that is in reasonable striking distance of reaching for the door, with special consideration for handicap people or people carrying items or people carrying infants,as well as, very young or old people.

  5. Torch Harrison profile image85
    Torch Harrisonposted 8 years ago

    Only a shallow, vain, narcissist would ask such a question.

    If you are the kind of person who would decide that only beautiful women are 'worthy' of being treated with respect, than it's clear you're more interested in what others think of you or how it reflects on your attractiveness as a man, than respecting the women you open doors for!

  6. Dmian profile image55
    Dmianposted 8 years ago

    i laughed a little i must admit it, i imagined myself holding the door for 3 beautiful women and then a not so good looking women passes and shut the door in the face! that would be good for a south park or family guy show. But to answer your question Of course if you are a real man you hold the door for a women a kid or an elderly person too, not just women.

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      itsjustnormitaposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      LOL, I have seen you at the store..that was not nice. Nice to know, you admit to it.

  7. darrylcrawford profile image70
    darrylcrawfordposted 8 years ago

    Absolutely! A woman is a woman! Young, old, short, tall, whatever it's just the right thing to do and it's respectful.

  8. cat on a soapbox profile image97
    cat on a soapboxposted 7 years ago

    Nifty said it all.   
    As a woman, though, I really appreciate a man going out of his way to hold the door for me.  It is old fashion courtesy and in no way makes me feel like he's suggesting I'm a helpless female!

  9. epigramman profile image69
    epigrammanposted 7 years ago

    ......a gentleman should always hold the door open for 'anyone' and that includes extremely ugly men!

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    itsjustnormitaposted 5 years ago

    Unfortunately, you are speaking about very true situations. Mostly, 99.9% of the time when I go anywhere a man will hold the door for me. He will even wait, if I have just gotten out of my car!. I have seen these same men not do that, for other women, some even had children with them. Its pretty bad, my answer to your question is "Yes, men should hold the door open for a woman eventhough she is not attractive." It won't kill you to make a random woman feel special for a day. You may be the only man who has done that for her in a long time.

  11. realtalk247 profile image73
    realtalk247posted 2 years ago

    Yes. I'm disturbed that you asked this question. Every woman deserves to be treated like a lady. It's about being courteous and respectful not pretending to be courteous only if a woman meets your expectations.

 
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