Category Archives: Chivalry

Modern Christian teachers of the lesson in The Wedding of Sir Gawain.

In The Wedding of Sir Gawain we learn that what women want is sovereynté (control).  If a husband loves his wife, he will grant her the sovereynté that she covets.  As a result of her loving husband granting her sovereynté, the wife will … Continue reading

Posted in Attacking headship, Chivalry, Complementarian, Dr. Richard L. Strauss, Pastor Doug Wilson, Reforming Marriage, Romantic Love, Servant Leader, Submission, The Real Feminists, Traditional Conservatives, Turning a blind eye, Wife worship | 485 Comments

Headship is unchivalrous.

Last week I shared the tale of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight.  Today I’ll share the tale of The Wedding of Sir Gawain.  I fear that fans of last week’s tale will be disappointed to find that today’s tale … Continue reading

Posted in Attacking headship, Chivalry, Headship, Infogalactic, Servant Leader, Submission, Traditional Conservatives | 70 Comments

The moral of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

Tucson Traditionalist objects to me including the tale of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight with the tradition of courtly love: It’s a mistake to cite the case of Gawain without noting its outcome. Gawain is rebuked for having flirted … Continue reading

Posted in Chivalry, Courtly Love, Denial, New Morality, Sir Gawain | 15 Comments

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

When I first started blogging one regular criticism I received from traditional conservatives (especially when writing about Game) was that I was killing chivalry.  For the most part I disregarded this with the assumption that they either didn’t understand Game … Continue reading

Posted in Chivalry, Courtly Love, Cuckoldry, Game, Infogalactic, Romantic Love, Traditional Conservatives, Wife worship, You can't make this stuff up | 42 Comments

Honi soit qui mal y pense

From the Daily Mail: Cornell University senior strips down to her underwear to give her thesis presentation after her female professor questioned how short her denim shorts were See Also: Winning the arms race (made you look!)

Posted in Chivalry, Daily Mail, Modesty, Social Justice Warriors, Turning a blind eye, Ugly Feminists | 29 Comments