[LMB] Traveling with Children [OT:] (was culture shock)

Bo Johansson bo at dendarii.com
Sat, 10 Apr 2004 23:31:24 +0200

> "Padget, Scott R" <scott.r.padget at boeing.com> wrote:
>> And laundry?  Why bother?  That's even more pointless
>> than bathing, really, isn't it? <*shudder*>
>> Sometimes I wonder if my boys are missing some vital
>> brain circuit--it's not that they don't *know* this
>> stuff, they just don't *care*.

On Saturday, April 10, 2004 12:30 AM [GMT+1 (or +2)],
Joyeuse wrote:

> If they're old enough to care about such things (and I
> think yours are?), tell them girls will like them better if
> they smell good. [...]

Reminds me of the Vikings in England and their reputation with
the ladies. The Saxons complained that it was becuse they cheated
and took a bath and changed their underwear every Saturday
(lvrdag, laugardagir = wash-day).

// Bo Johansson