I Love the Medieval Fairs

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    Using Your Natural Abilities.

    Got ajob as a blind beggar in a renaissance faire. Had to brush up on my Elizabethan history. People were impressed. Said I was the most realistic blind beggar thy had ever seen. That's using natural abilities.
    retiredfather retiredfather
    61-65, M
    Jan 13, 2009

    Guess

    I guess I just love visiting history and participating in it . When I get a chance, beside it's just plain fun to wander arounding with a sword on you hip sometimes
    jadecrow jadecrow
    51-55, M
    1 Response Aug 6, 2009

    When I Was 5

    when i was 5 years old my mom died i dont know how really i was young ..but my step father beat her and hurt her he would pee on your and call her a ***** so i wasnt mad that she died knowing she was in a better place kept me calm my step father would make me and my sister clean...
    brookdealing brookdealing
    16-17
    Jun 9, 2011

    Worked Them

    I used to work the Renaissance Pleasure Faires in Novato CA (Black Point) the largest and oldest of the re-enactment/craft faires in the US before they moved I was also a member of the Society for Creative Anachronism (SCA) and went to the  West /  An Tir  wars...
    librakitty05 librakitty05
    41-45, F
    Jan 4, 2009

    They Are Sooo Much Fun

    Well, I've only ever been to one perticular fair....but it's still always fun every time we go. They have all kinds of shows and the shopping....that's the best part. I love dragons and I get a lot of statues there and jewelry and paintings....so much to see and do.  But...
    TheBattleWithin TheBattleWithin
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Sep 3, 2009

    Cassandra the Fyrebrande

    I was in the Society for Creative Anachronism for awhile.  My SCA name was Cassandra the Fyrebrande.  Would have had more fun if the shire in my area had been a little older.  The kids didn't take it very seriously.  When we'd have a dinner I'd check out a...
    swirlingmist swirlingmist
    51-55, F
    2 Responses Feb 28, 2009
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