Note: Men must be stronger than women. Both work in fields but man goes out first, woman follows bringing food, then helps husband. Children help father in rice field. Both husband and wife inherit land. Marriage customs. How troupe was organized. Alan Lomax: movements show maximum conservation of energy. Woman dancer tells how she danced at court, starting at age seven, performing five days a week. There were 400 dancers at the palace (some were teachers). Training lasted five or ten years. Meanings of some of the hand gestures. Why fingers are held back: "Because all life must go forward." Meaning of palm display: showing palm means "good," back of hand, bad.