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Old 21 July 2010, 03:53 PM
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Originally Posted by Eddylizard View Post
The sword drawing myth is not very satisfactory anyway at least on it's own, since if we accept that buttons on the right side make it easier for a man to swordfight, we have no explanation as to why women's buttons aren't also on the right.
according to how I've heard the myth presented, all garments had them on the left. Then the buttons were moved on male garments to better allows the swinging of sharp, pointy bits of metal.
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