I think the point is that each generation looks to their past with rosy glasses and thinks they were more respectful than the little brats around them now.
Precisely. I was using snark to refute the OP’s view.
I knew it!!! You get to know someone after reading enough of their posts and I felt like Darron must be kidding here but there was no little smiley. So again, I am complete agreement with Darron. Whew, that feels right.