Harem Courtyard Scene

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In the sheik's harem his slave girls were confined within the four walls of the courtyard. It was here where they spent their days, and possibly their whole lives, whiling away time with idle talk, playing simple games, bathing, applying cosmetics, and readying themselves for the evening when they would be in the presence of the master, with the clear expectation that one or more who caught his eye would be sent to his bed.

Harem Courtyard

Flower gardens and fountains were enjoyed by the harem women on those hot sultry Arabian days.

Chapter 6 from Harem Girl gives a full descriptionl of the harem gardens, a place where a harem girl spent most of her life.


2011-04-19