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In addition to the different time periods, we also have to remember that hygiene practices would have been different between peasants, nobles and royalty… Who would you rather be? Bathing… As in a lot of things medieval bathing was by some seen as a form of sexual debauchery and by others seen as letting the devil into you.
It was also widely believed that being naked and letting the water touch you would make you severely ill. At any rate, those that were able to in medieval times bathed more than we thought they did, by most historians standards. It particularly became more popular during the outbreak of the Black Plague.
People were looking for reasons why it was spreading and how to decrease the effects, they found that frequent hand-washing in warm water, warm wine and also in vinegar helped. They also found that keeping the surroundings more clean helped too. Medieval kings and lords and their household bathed more than most.
Some had special rooms set aside for bathing and others bathed in huge tubs brought into their rooms. The tubs tooth forever to fill as the water had to be gather, heated and then carried in buckets to their rooms, where it was poured in and mixed sometimes with perfumes, scented oils and flower petals.
Their ladies were just as lucky.
Because gathering water was so difficult several people may enjoy the bath before the water was thrown out. Especially within the poor. During warm months they may have slipped away to the river for a dip. Hand-washing before entering the great hall for a meal was standard.
During the crusades, knights brought soap from the East. Prior to that people used water only and the oils from flowers. As a writer of historical fiction, and a lover of history in general, I try to do a lot of things the way they were done way back when.
I dry my clothes in the sun sometimes, not on a clothesline, but just a drying rack I set on my deckI have a tapestry on my wall and an antique painting of a Highlander, I drink wine from goblets, I sit outside with the only light coming from torches and lanterns, I buy food from fresh markets and farms, I attend a Renaissance festival yearly, Huzzah!So today I share my post on how to write a recommendation letter, American style.
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How to Ask a Professor for a Letter of Recommendation. Asking a professor for a letter of recommendation can be an anxiety-producing experience. However, if you follow the protocol below, you can rest assured that your actions are professional and appropriate.
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The letter is likely to be more convincing and personal. Ask in Advance If you want a good recommendation letter, ask your professor about one and a half to two months in advance.
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