[LMB] OT: Why, oh why do woman mystery story writers seem to be obsessed with clothes???

markus baur baur at chello.at
Thu Dec 5 09:37:15 GMT 2019

Am 05.12.2019 um 03:31 schrieb Aruvqan:
> On 12/3/2019 4:34 AM, Baur wrote:
>> there is also this hilarious short story
>> https://www.amazon.com/Time-Travellers-Seamstress-Natasja-Rose-ebook/dp/B07P8TY2PL 
>> "how about KimoNO?!" 
> Oh I LOVE that!!!! You should hear me discussing proper dress and 
> accessories when someone wants to 'play' Elizabethan tavern wench ... it 
> ranges from dressing like a full on noblewoman at court to some 
> funtastic fantasy tit display bodice-y trailer trash costuming that an 
> actual whore would be ashamed to be seen in [and realistically either 
> end of costuming would have gotten them arrested in the real world]

you will LOVE this story ..

the costunmers rant is delicious



> I have issues with something like Dr Who when the female wanders around 
> earth of the past dressed like a chav, or in whatever modern clothing. 
> Hells bells, I would *NEVER* go to somewhere in the middle east and wear 
> a short skirt, tank top and be smartassed to the locals, that would get 
> me tossed in jail, and probably at least beaten throroughly if not 
> maimed or stoned [and perhaps raped first, or during the time in jail 
> waiting for trial]
> I have to admit, I love being a grrl gamer. I have been playing MMORPGs 
> since 1999, and I play oddly. I have a very go-to-hell masculine style, 
> I play stuff like in Everquest a 'combat cleric' - I pretty much soloed 
> 50 levels except for the needed groups for the kills for my epic 
> watersprinkler. CLerics are support players, we only heal and buff =) In 
> Lord of the Rings Online, a combat LoreMaster, again, I have soloed 
> pretty much all the way to 109 on one of my characters, and another has 
> hit 120 - but that one duos with my husband's Hunter character [an 
> excellent combination when played right, I use the bear to offtank, and 
> Rob and I do various forms of distance damage, though I am quite 
> excellent at duel weilding staff and sword =) ] I have startled people 
> when I talk on something like TeamSpeak =)
> *however* I still get harassed for being female and not putting up with 
> male players harassing me for online dirty talk *sigh*
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