e_moon60 (e_moon60) wrote,

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With Sword in Hand

Much fun at fencing tonight.   Yes, I'm out of practice.  Yes, I'm out of shape. 

But I was able to attack vigorously and keep going.    I was able to do more than one bout, with several rounds in each.  HA! 

Good talk, too.  DRW thinks what came into my head while writing a particular incident is not only doable but will be a great addition to the scene.   Discussed the details of, among other things, cocking a crossbow while on an unstable surface, the rigging of tall ships,  rate of fire of crossbows in various tactical situations.

I was even able to clamber out of the car once I got home (just barely...the hour in the car after fencing is long enough to stiffen up considerably. 


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