By request, here’s a shot from one of The Citadel photographers of the Halloween festivities at Fourth Battalion here on campus. It’s a little known fact, proved here, that knights actually wear Reeboks (and hold their mommies’ hands).
Isn’t he precious? And the Hobbit, too, right?
I’m thinking that this sort of behavior — noting especially the real working battle-axe I have at my right hip and am fingering as I look toward the camera — might have something to do with why some of my cadets fear me. Maybe. Possibly.