[LMB] trenchers and such, was COC Chapter 24 - Reunion and Union

Elizabeth Stowe estowe427 at gmail.com
Mon Sep 7 17:13:08 BST 2015


Sylvia: I always* read in medieval times, the lady of the manor or senchal would
give 'broken breads' and 'broken meat' to the poor.  And the meat drippings
and gravy would soak into the hard bread, making it tastier.

es: The words "lord" and "lady" come from the early anglo-saxon terms for "loaf giver" and "loaf baker."


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