Ladies, if you would like to nominate a person to be an Honorary Woman, please send that lucky chap’s name to E.Jean@AskEJean.com. I look forward to compiling a glorious and rousing roster!
On my walk across the Star Mountains of Papua New Guinea with Sali, the son of the Telefomin Big Man, and Bikki, the Atbalman warrior, as my guides and companions, we trekked
through vast areas where tribes were at war.
I hired “a guard for the body.”
A second guard for the body was hired to guard the first guard for the body. Both guards for the body carried bows and arrows. There was, however, a problem. Neither guard for the body would agree to guard the body of a woman (i.e., me).
Sali solved the dilemma by telling the two guards of the body that I had been “proclaimed an honorary man.”
It worked. And because it happens that I like certain chaps—I am now
proclaiming the following men to be . . . .
Tom Van Arsdale
Dick Van Arsdale
Tom Carroll 1V
Nominated by Sharon K
Chris G. Katope (posthumous)
Christopher Milen King Katope
"All three continuously restore my faith in the XY combo daily (yep, even the dead one."