[lit-ideas] Re: Glory [Greek stature]

  • From: "Renee Morel" <reneemorel@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: lit-ideas@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Fri, 7 Dec 2007 21:50:12 -0800

On Dec 7, 2007 6:00 PM, Robert Paul <rpaul@xxxxxxxx> wrote:

> I wonder about Deetz's including armor in his list. Was there
> hand-me-down armor?

Hard to imagine mothers passing an armor from one kid to the next, indeed,
but soldiers would certainly jump at the opportunity of seizing a good armor
from an enemy or even from one of theirs.
As for BIG armor, there's always the one that belonged to Francois Ist, the
tallest French king (a proud 2 meters).

Renee Morel
San Francisco

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