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SCA Meme - Herveus rambles
June 5th, 2012
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SCA Meme
Ganked from zephyrofgod:

- Been an officer? Yep. Heralds of various flavors
- Do you have an SCA name? Yep. Herveus d'Ormonde
- Do you have an SCA persona? Yep. Sort of. One of Henry's new men holding land in Lancashire in 1125.
- Changed persona because of different garb? Nope.
- Been adopted by a person, household or clan? Yep.
- Had a name and/or device accepted by the SCA College of Arms? Yes.
- Had a name and/or device rejected by the SCA College of Arm? Nope.
- Been taken as or taken an apprentice, protege or squire? Yep. Was a protege.

EVENTS
- Been an Event Steward/Autocrat? Nope.
- Cooked an Event? Been kitchen help.
- Taught a class at an event? Yep.
- Run an activity at an event? Yep.
- Ever fought at an event? Nope. I don't do the "let other people try to hit me with sticks" thing.
- Ever fought at Pennsic or another War? Nope.
- Done a different martial art at an event? Nope.
- Ever run a martial activity at an event? Nope.
- Fought at an event tourney? Nope.
- Ever fought in a Crown Tourney? Nope.
- Won a tourney or contest at an event? Yep. I won a "canal boat" race.
- Made your own armor? Yep, but not for SCA use.
- Made your own weapons? Yep, but not for SCA use..
- Been a squire? Nope.
- Have rank as an archer? Nope.
- Have rank as a fencer? Nope.
- Created a siege weapon? Nope.

ARTS & SCIENCES
- Have you ever entered an A&S contest? Yep.
- Have you ever won an A&S contest? Yes.
- Ever run an A&S contest? Nope.
- Ever judge/critique items in an A&S contest? Yep.
- Ever wordsmithed a scroll? Yep.
- Illuminated a scroll? Nope.
- Done the Calligraphy for a scroll? Nope.
- Made your own paper? Nope.
- Made a book? Nope.
- Make someone's order medallion? Nope.
- Write someone in for an award? Yep. Multiple times.
- Have you ever sewn your own garb? Yes.
- Sewn Garb for others? Nope.
- Ever been sewing on the way to an event? Yep.
- Ever finished an outfit before an event? Yes.
- Researched and completed an outfit from said research? Sort of.
- Ever taught a class on sewing? Nope.
- Finished a hat? Nope.
- Do you know how to spin? Sort of.
- Ever woven your own fabric? Yes. Well, trim like parts, anyway.
- Do you know how to knit? Yes, but I don't do it hardly at all.
- Do you know how to crochet? Yes, and I have a scarf to prove it.
- Have you ever dyed your own yarn or fabric? Nope.
- Embroidered a garment? Yep.
- Beaded a garment? Nope.
- Ever entertained at a feast? Nope.
- Ever ran a bardic circle? Nope.
- Ever performed in a bardic circle? Yep.
- Had songs requested from you at such? Nope.
- Ever competed in a formal bardic? Nope.
- Know any period songs? Yes, though I'd like to learn more.
BONUS: Have you ever translated a scroll? Nope.

COURT IN THE SCA
- Ran a court as Royalty? Nope.
- Ran a court as Herald? Yep.
- Heralded at Court? Yes.
- Been an Attendant, Guard or Champion at court? Yes.
- Been called to court to receive an award? Yep.
- Been called to court to present something? Yep.
- Been called to court for punishment? Not yet.
- Been part of a court "schtick"? Nope, but it amuses me.
- Done something while watching court, e.g., spin, sew, embroider? Yep. Tablet weaving.
- Had a royal comment on what you're doing? Nope.
- Have awards from more than one Kingdom? Nope.

PENNSIC
- Have you ever gone to Pennsic? Yep.
- Ever done Zero Night? Nope.
- How many Pennsics have you gone to? A bunch. 22 in a row plus a couple, I think.
- Ever taught a class at Pennsic? Yep.
- Taken a class at Pennsic? Yep.
- Gone to Opening ceremonies? Yep.
- Been a waterbearer? Yep.
- Placed in a Pennsic tournament? Nope.
- Worked a shift at Chirurgeons Point at Pennsic? Nope.
- Worked a shift as security at Pennsic? Nope.
- Volunteered in any other capacity? Yep.
- Ever merchanted at Pennsic? Yep.
- Gone to the swimming hole, Classic or Family? Yep.
- 'Trolled the Bog for parties?' Nope.
- Hosted a party at Pennsic? Yep; small scale.
- Been part of a 'Pennsic building project'? Nope.

TRAVEL IN THE SCA
- Ever traveled more than 8 hours each way for a one day event? Yep.
- Gone to a different Kingdom for an event? Yes.
- Lived in a different Kingdom? Nope.
- Have trailer hitch and trailer, mainly because of the SCA? Yep.
- What ridiculous lengths you've gone to get to an event? Flown overseas more than once.

THE MUNDANE OF THE SCA
- Run out of closet space because of garb/gear? Nope.
- Ever crammed more than 4 people into a hotel room? Yep.
- Met your future spouse at an SCA event? Nope.
- Met most past significant others in an SCA setting? Nope.
- Have better research books than your public library? Probably, if one is careful with the scope.
- Is your tent bigger than your first apartment? Certainly bigger than my first dorm room.
- How many sewing machines do you have? I think two.
- Own an anvil? Yep.
- Added something to the YKITSCA-When lists? Nope.

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