18 Unwritten Rules Every North Carolinian Lives By ‘Til Death

State culture is such a unique, and sometimes odd, thing. You might not even realize how deeply the culture of your native state is intertwined in your behavior and lifestyle until you leave. Even once you’re living in a new state or country, you’ll always carry a bit of ‘North Carolina’ in you between mannerisms, speech, and attitude. Growing up Carolina has some interesting effects on a person, and we’ve been following many of these ‘unwritten’ rules our whole life.

There’s so many more I could add, but I think the more specific ones are also contingent on what part of the state you’re from. Now it’s your turn, what are some unwritten North Carolina rules you live by?

For more relatable North Carolina laughs on our culture, here are 12 things we’re always explaining to out-of-towners.