There's some discussion of this in this in Susan Signe
Morrison, *Women Pilgrims in Late Medieval England*
On Fri, 8 Dec 2000 14:01:39 -0500 Megan McLaughlin
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> Fellow list-members:
> A colleague of mine has asked whether I know of any modern critical
> work on bodily fluids (blood, but especially MILK) in relation to
> female martyrs and their cult. Bynum's work doesn't really talk
> about the martyrs, but about later medieval saints. Any ideas?
> >Dear Megan,
> >Can you point me toward a source for critical comment bodily fluids
> >(blood, but especially milk) in relation to female martyrs?
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