From medieval tapestries, we know that slingers were capable of hitting birds in flight. They were incredibly accurate.
I read the above quote in the middle of the night (insomnia!) and I first thought he was talking about "singers." I sat there for a minute trying to figure out how that would work, and then I realized it was "slingers." ha!
For Art Thursday, medieval art as interpreted by Damien Kempf:
Ready for work
Enjoying my social media break
We all need a little cuteness in our lives
img from Bosch, Saints Triptych
I am writing
Love [BnF, Fr. 166, 15th c.]
Monday morning is from Noah’s Ark, [John Rylands, MS. Lat. 8, 12th c.]