Picking souvenirs for friends on your birthday, onNew Year, for a wedding or another holiday, you periodically think about it, but can you give knives? After all, this is a wonderful present for a man, and for a woman too. There is a certain prejudice against them. They say that if you give someone a knife, you will certainly quarrel with him. Naturally, not all believe in it, and they do it right. After all, superstition is nothing more than a mere invention, and people sometimes become their hostages.
But how to decide? Is it possible to give kitchen knives? As a rule, mistresses choose them themselves. However, rarely anyone buys expensive knives, usually they feel sorry for the money. And you do not need to save on them. Therefore, a set of knives of good steel, which would have everything you need, preferably with a self-sharpening point or with an attached sharpener - a very good gift, it will be very useful for home. Just do not give them to an outsider, especially a woman, she can take it as a hint that she does not cook, or does it badly. Here it is necessary to exercise tact.
To your question: "Can I give tourist knives?" - the answer is: "You can." For example, if you and your friend have trampled far more than one pair of sneakers on mountain paths or on forest paths, you should not think about it here: we are giving him such a present for his birthday. The choice should be made in favor of convenience, rather than high cost. The knife should ideally lie in the palm of your hand, be sharp, the cover - fastened to anything, because the knife, like any small thing, has the property to get lost at the most inopportune moment. You can rest assured that such a gift will appeal to any tourist. Only such a knife must either choose together with the birthday boy, or leave a check from the store so that if he can, he can exchange it.
In a word, the question "Why not give knives?" Will be considered incorrect, because this is a great idea. The culprit of triumph believes in this superstition? Then let him just give you a ruble for his knife. Good luck!</ p>