Well, Three Mountains has always been known for hospitality... As anyone
who knows them is aware Vikings, although uncouth barbarians who live in
desperately poor and mountainous (yeah! that's a good description of the
Willamette valley, just a scrap of farmable land securely bounded by high
and rocky heights with active volcanoes boiling away on either side!)
country are the peaceful traders of the world!
You have more fighting men? We are traders.
You are interesting civilized monks and peasants? We are Peaceful Traders!
We will trade you your freedom, your goods, and your sacred honor in
exchange for your lives (as slaves of course, but we also believe in feeding
Gyn Dwfn people have frequently found hospitality (that's sacred as is the
person be hosted). In fact I happen to have Edouard de Bruyerecourt staying
at the moment. He may have to bring something home from Fabric Depot after
Regina Romsey (give me an e-mail and I'm sure I can force myself to go
> -----Original Message-----
> From: SCA-Garb@yahoogroups.com [mailto:SCA-Garb@yahoogroups.com]On
> Behalf Of Ellyne MacCruimen
> Sent: Saturday, November 04, 2006 7:47 AM
> To: SCA-Garb@yahoogroups.com
> Subject: [SCA-Garb] Re: Portland Oregon
> Regina you are a naughty girl!
> Don't go telling people how wonderful we have it here, next
> thing you know they will find out what a great kingdom An Tir is
> and we will be having people flooding here. Like the time I told
> people in a mead class at Estrella how little we pay for honey
> and berries here, compared to there. An Tir is supposed to be
> rainy, populated with barbarian hordes, and difficult to drive
> around in because of all the mountains! (Well, it is true!)