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Re: [SCA-JML] Female fighters? Naaahh...

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  • Anthony J. Bryant
    ... Erm, well, no. Mustaches were just standard wear. Nothing to do with being mistaken for women. Effingham
    Message 1 of 2 , Jan 2, 2001
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      lynnx@... wrote:

      > Well except maybe the fistful of names dropped on this page:
      >
      > http://www.towashima.f9.co.uk/samhistory/femalesam.htm
      >
      > Also i've seen it mentioned that samurai made it a point to
      > try real hard to grow mustaches (at some point anyhow).
      > This was so they were killed in battle, the enemy wouldn't
      > throw their heads away thinking they might be "just" women.

      Erm, well, no.

      Mustaches were just standard wear. Nothing to do with being mistaken for
      women.


      Effingham
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