Evolution of SCA: wasDrunk and Dis.
Galen of Bristol
pmitchel at flash.net
Fri Dec 6 06:17:19 PST 1996
dentim at mail.myriad.net wrote:
> HE Sir Galen mused.....
> >Heraldic display is more common. A&S standards and standards of excellence
> >in combat are much better. Courts are far more grand. Events are more
> >elaborate. Generally, things are much better today than they were, because
> >we've all tried so hard to improve things.
> Do you feel that these changes are more authentic than before. Obviously not
> everyone has period pavilions and handstitched garb but overall,do you think
> people are more educated than in the past?
Oh yes! In heraldry, A&S, armoring, period fighting techniques, and mastery
of SCA combat techniques.
Also, Gunnora is certainly right about round shields. I won Coronet Tourney
in Drachenwald with a 24" round shield; today I fight with a heater. I hate
Viscount Galen of Bristol, KSCA, CSM, etc.
Paul Mitchell, pmitchel at flash.net / "noblesse oblige"
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