Tag: reverse culture shock

  • Give us our daily bread, but please let it be German

    2 August 2021 A good friend of mine recently returned to the U.S. after several years’ absence. “Watch out!” I warned him. “You’re going to have reverse culture shock!” All those huge cars, jammed highways and overfriendly people. It’s a bit scary after you’ve been gone for a while. “Take it easy!” I said. “Don’t […]