Asking may result in an embarrassing situation
where you talk without a real reason
It may disturb the person
Just use your arm,
this is called
“The Norwegian arm”
Illustration: The Social Guidebook to Norway
This is one of the 100 Unwritten Norwegian Social Laws presented in our new book "The 100 Unwritten Norwegian Social Laws"
Read more about our amazing Norwegian friends in our other Guidebooks to Norway written by Julien S. Bourrelle and Sean Percival.