In message "CELTIC-L - The Celtic Culture List." Liam writes:
> Reading the Lebor Gabala, i was struck that one of the skills Lu/gh
> claims when he reaches Nuada's Court at tara is that of cup bearer.
> does anyone have any insight as to what that would have intailed?
> i sould think it would have to be more than a simple page, or server,
> but i don't know enough about the society in general.
> Liam O/ hAirt
I can't be definite...but I think a cup bearer was a big guy in terms of
security - that person being in charge of making sure that no "additives" were
put in the king's cup on its way from the bottle...or urn...whatever.
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