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Thread #71557   Message #1226310
Posted By: Manitas_at_home
15-Jul-04 - 03:04 PM
Thread Name: Freemasonry and Sword Dancing
Subject: RE: Freemasonry and Sword Dancing
Well,no,the idea wasn't that Morris dancing derives from martial arts but that the practice of dancing together got the soldiery used to working together and moving backwardsm, forwards etc as one body.It was the dances that were tehn transplanted.