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European Style


Slow dinners. Fancy loafers. Disgust over the acoustics of the room. Cigarettes. Unshaved pits.

European Style" also refers to options that can only be exercised on the date that they expire. See "American Style" (as in Love). American style options can be exercised at any time until they expire.