Posts Tagged ‘Cardinal Richelieu’

A Toothless Weapon Changed our Teeth

Friday, October 3rd, 2014

Does it bother you that the person sitting next to you at the dinner table has a knife? Probably not. After all, you have one too. But more than that, the knife within easy grasp of you neighbor is about as sharp as a cotton ball. Not much of a threat. But in the old days, the knives used at table were not so tame. Kate Dolan writes about table knives
And that’s because they were meant to be used to do more than spread butter. (more…)