[Sca-cooks] Cooks within the SCA

Elaine Koogler kiridono at gmail.com
Thu Aug 21 15:17:28 PDT 2008

I appreciate your trying to attribute a positive reason for his rudeness,
but that was not the case.  What I didn't say was that he did indicate that
he stayed only so that he could serve high table.  He also stated that this
held true for his entire household.  His entire attitude and tone of voice
indicated that his feelings were far from being altruistic.



On Thu, Aug 21, 2008 at 5:59 PM, otsisto <otsisto at socket.net> wrote:

> Did anyone think that he was trying to be considerate in informing the
> staff
> not to count him in for feast. That he probably would not have been there
> for feast had he not had to serve head table which is a tradition? And
> failed to convey that normally he doesn't eat feast for personal reasons
> like bad experiences, to many allergies...etc. (which means he sucked it up
> while being King)?
> I remember at one feast in the early days that the seating was 80 but only
> 65 signed up. There had been a slue of bad feasts prior to the event
> elsewhere. The feast had people exclaiming to those who ate out that they
> missed a most delicious and satisfying feast. Basically, some (several?)
> people go by the saying "once bitten, twice shy". All it takes is one bad
> experience to make people reluctant to try again.

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