We dared not touch the food, for we had not been given permission to feed
We dared not touch the food, of course, for we had not been given permission to feed.
“You may eat,” said the fellow with the whip, stepping away from us, followed by his fellow.
We put down our heads and addressed ourselves gratefully to the provender in the bowls. We might not, of course, use our hands.
Such small restrictions are not uncommon, particularly in a girl’s training. Most slaves, of course, feed themselves, and in the vicinity of the master.
Plunder of Gor, p. 46