Beards. If you're a fan of Duck Dynasty, you'll love this. This hub details interesting facts as well as historical references to the importance of the beard. It also gives details on some famous men who have sported amazing looking beards over the years.
A Shieldmaiden was a woman who had chosen to fight as a warrior in Scandinavian folklore and mythology. They are often mentioned in sagas such as Hervarar saga and in Gesta Danorum. Shieldmaidens also appear in stories of other Germanic nations: Goths, Cimbri, and Marcomanni.The mythical Valkyries may have been based on the shieldmaidens. x