[LMB] OT: off topic (ish) Female Heroes

Mark Allums mark at allums.com
Fri Aug 29 06:31:17 BST 2008


Jane Starr wrote:
> Quoting queenortart <queenortart at gmail.com>:
> 
>> I was having a conversation at gaming last night, following on from some of
>> the discussion here, and was asked who was the first real female hero that I
>> identified with in written fiction.
> 
> Nancy Blackett from Swallows and Amazons (although I also identified  
> with Titty Walker from those books). Other early influences were Nancy  
> Drew and assorted Enid Blyton sleuths.
> 
> Jane


"Titty Walker", really?  I mean, that was her name?  And why was she 
called "Titty"?

Mark Allums

(A bit of a silly git, but who couldn't help asking.)




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