Matriarch owns the fire

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Back in the cave, the matriarch owned the fire.  Each person at her fire belonged to her and was cared for by her.  They honoured their position at the fire by taking care of her in turn, and for males that means contribution and protection.  Males are distinct beings, who contribute to the female, and Read More

The Weaker Sex

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In primitive times, back in the cave, roles in tribes were clear and simple. The guys took their spears and went out to fetch something to eat, or went out to deal with the snarly creature that might be looking for somebody to eat. The people in the tribe could feel safe, get on with their Read More