Posted by Caroline on March 30, 1998 at 11:17:21:
In response to An Equestrian Question, written by Miss Melissa on March 30, 1998 at 11:09:56
A lady would have ridden side-saddle. Only farmer's wives would have ridden astride.(look at Jane in P&P2, Sophia Western in Tom Jones)
Of course, there are many Romance writers who think up an excuse for their heroines to ride astride;-)
- Those stubborn heroines! (nfm) P . Bingham 12:53:43 3/30/98 (0)
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