Medieval Peasant Life

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The daily life of a Medieval peasant was difficult and without a lot of resources. One reason life was difficult is because food was scarce. A lot of the food that they grew went to the market to be sold to the wealthy, they got some money in return, they mostly bought bread made from barley and rye. They got their water from a well to satisfy their thirst, they also mixed the water with honey. They also drank ale which is a form of beer. Another reason life was difficult is because there clothing wasn’t the best. Single women wore loose clothes to attract a lot attention, married women used tight-fitting hats and nets over their hair, and soldiers used heavier clothes for protection. Last reason life was difficult is there housing was not
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