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Women in pants “abomination before God.”

Women in pants “abomination before God.”. Swaziland’s monarch points to Bible, world points to own ear, spins finger and rolls eyes.

Reader comments

ChoireJun 03, 2003 at 12:05AM

I think there was a translation problem—their word for pants is much like our word for culottes. Death to the fashion infidels!

HowardJun 03, 2003 at 2:52PM

I take great offense at this ban on women wearing trousers -- except when applied to floral capri pants.

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