The Belt of Truth (2) A Soldier’s Modesty

Danny pointed at the picture in the library book of Roman armor. “What are those things dangling from the sword belt? They look funny.” “Those are called sporrans.” His mom explained. “They were an important part of the Roman sword belt.” “What do they do?” Danny’s sister Becky leaned forward to see the picture. “Becky, […]

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The Belt of Truth (1) The Central Piece

“Are we finally going to talk about some of the armor?” Danny asked his mom. “That’s the cool stuff.” “Yes, we’re going to look at the Roman sword belt.” His mother opened a book they’d gotten at the library and showed Danny and Becky a picture. “The sword belt was the central piece of a […]

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