- Dec 2011
- Iowa USA
On the other hand, Romans praised character traits - the faithfullness of barbarian women, democratic lifestyle (in case of Slavs), etc.
Tacitus wrote that Germanic women - unlike Roman women - did not develop a habit of cheating on their husbands with random men.
And here I always thought of ancient chroniclers such as Tacitus as men of means who could keep the missus attired in the latest fashion....