Single in Denmark? Prepare for birthday spice attacks.
Single in Denmark? Prepare for birthday spice assaults.
In case you are single at 25 you’ll be able to get cinnamon thrown all over the place you to your birthday.
Turning 30 and being single entails a further kind of public shaming, though. In sticking with the spice theme, one is given a pepper shaker.
The tradition comes out of the etymology of bachelor, which traces back to sixteenth-century unmarried traders who specialised in selling spices and pepper, selling their wares, that they’d very little time for relationship.