However, if you have no trouble with his mama then by all means go right ahead and move forward with the relationship. When an Italian guy gets something in his head, you are not going to change his mind.
Try to look at "Everybody Loves Raymond" and see the relationship between Ray and his mama and how it affects his wife Deb. In fact no one will change his mind, well except maybe his mama!
Luckily for my boyfriend, I'm both a Taurus and an Italian. We can't even begin to name all of my mom's cousins on our fingers and toes, and that's only her first cousins."Come meet my cousin Vinny! "No family event is complete without parents breaking off and speaking Italian at the table because they don't want the kids to understand what they're saying.
And this is my other cousin, Vinny.""Your family is from Naples? I could never get any help on my Italian homework because it was in Standard Italian, and not Abruzzese, my family's native dialect.
This could really wind up getting on your nerves but if you have the foresight to know that it is one of the many cultural differences you will have to accept then you will have a head start in the situation.
Italian Men Will Rock Your World Now let us get into the good stuff.
They are romantic in spirit and know just how to make a woman feel beautiful and absolutely euphoric.
Women and love are two of the most cherished concepts in the Italian culture.He is not going to want to share you with anyone, not even your girlfriends in some cases.Understand that this is just a part of the Italian culture.Homemade sauce is the norm in Italian households, and many even spend a whole day making a year's worth of sauce for the family.Please never say "ri-cah-tah" around an Italian unless you want to watch them cringe. Part of "family first" is actually spending time with your family.