Secret codes that will rescue you from his relatives (or yours)
Thanksgiving with your partner’s family is like the ghost of every cocktail party you’ve ever skipped coming back to enact its revenge. You want to make a good impression, but you’re in an unfamiliar setting and you’re wearing uncomfortable clothes (high-necked wool sweaters might as well be straitjackets), you don’t have nearly enough booze (what is this? A cup for ants?), and you’re cornered into mind-numbing conversations you’d rather have”¦ never.