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Old October 21st, 2008, 03:08 PM
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Default Re: Cultural question for my Egyptian friends.

Originally Posted by ************* View Post
btw, there is etiquette with hookah, they will be glad to teach you too, and first like The Egyptian said, they refer to hookah as shisha, the actual pipe

Etiquette is:

1- never hog the hose
2- Never point the hose at the person when u pass it to them, either put it down, or hand it to the person with the tip not facing them.
3- Always have smalltalk while smoking, it is nice and it makes the session more enjoyable.

That is it ! Easy, isn't it?
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