Tag Archives: Sparta

Spartan Women

I came across the below post on Tumblr recently, with some of the accompanying notes below, numbered for convenience.  It talks about Spartan women, often using colorful language, so if swears offend you, don’t read the rest of this post. … Continue reading

Posted in History | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Topsy-Turvy in Sparta

When one of the elderly men said to him in his old age, inasmuch as he saw the good old customs falling into desuetude, and other mischievous practices creeping in, that for this reason everything was getting to be topsy-turvy … Continue reading

Posted in History | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment