- Car 1: Honk! [I'm merging in exactly 1 second.]
- Car 2: Honk! Honk! [Unacceptable! Unacceptable!]
- Car 1: Honk! [Done.]
- Car 2: Honk! [Thank you.]
- Car 3: Honk! [Honk.]
Think about it... if someone in The States honks at you, your mind immediately tries to comprehend what a colossal dick that guy must be. But here, it's just part of driving, like checking your blind spot. Which, they actually don't do. Also: bumpers are actually used for bumping things quite frequently.