And that my dear is it in a nutshell.
The SCA just ROCKS!!! =]
Siobhan ui Culachain
--- In email@example.com, "Eva" <schultz6755@...> wrote:
> Today I went to my second event.
> It was incredibly comforting to have the van in front of me to
> follow and to see the headlights of the scribe's car behind me, all
> the way through the rain and ice and dark for the two hour drive.
> Being an old maid (oops, I mean "Cool and Perfectly Confident and
> Well-Adjusted Single Chick"), I am used to having to make do for
> myself and be a tough girl when I'm intimidated by a situation.
> Instead, these lovely people - most of whom I had never met before -
> grouped up immediately to make sure I not only was safe but was
> reassured and had a backup plan so I wouldn't be stranded.
> Even having had so little experience with the SCA so far (your posts
> being a part of that experience), I am struck by how wonderful you
> people are, how chivalrous and welcoming and concerned about virtual
> strangers. WOW. Bravo, SCA, and thanks!!