The Caledonian Cachet?


A question was raised to me recently by a relative newcomer to our fair Caledon that I felt deserved a carefully considered answer, beyond the short form which I could give them off the cuff. The more I thought about it, in fact, the more I realized that a proper answer was anything but simple and might be helpful to many people recently arrived on our shores, as well as to many veterans who feel isolated or those who are only considering relocating to Caledon.

To paraphrase slightly, the question I was asked was “What is required to be accepted by Caledonian society? In addition, is it easier if I am partnered or involved with someone, or perhaps portray myself in a certain way?”

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