The aristos didnt get anywhere in life by changing their ways, now, did they?
Distinguishing marks: On paper, the little von or zu -- or even more absurdly, both -- tagged onto his last name is a dead giveaway youve met a man of Teutonic Sang Real.
Speaking about German men, we first of all think of such qualities as punctuality, decency, respectable appearance and … Yeah, dear ladies, it’s absolutely true that German men are really romantic.
Welcome to the lost world of Germanys redundant aristos.
Theyve got no job, no real place in Germany s social democracy but theyre clinging on to their traditional status for dear life.
It is perfectly possible for an attractive woman -- who in most countries wouldn't have a second to powder her nose from so much flirting -- to stand in the corner alone at a German party and not be approached a single time.
Bottom line: If you want a relationship with a German dude, be prepared to do the heavy lifting yourself.