Osis and signing bruises was Re: [Authentic_SCA] handsewing
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From: "Amy L. Hornburg Heilveil" <aheilvei@...>
> At 07:57 PM 2/1/2002 -0500, you wrote:
> >Tell me about it. Last year the fighters in my House got permanent
> >Sharpie markers and had people "autograph" the bruises they got at
> >Pennsic. Then they could say "Duke so and so DID SO hit me THAT
> >and I can prove it!"
> This was a favorite thing of the late Sir Osis. He *always* signed
> bruises he made on fighters.
They probably got the idea from him, then...Osis was a GREAT friend to
several of my House. He was the first "pointy hat" I met in the
Society, and had it been anyone else, I probably would have left and
never come back, due to the unfavorable things I'd heard about SCA