by Greg Mayer
I’m not sure why he made it through, but here are some suggestions:
- His weapons (a sword and probably a Colt Army 1860 revolver) are less deadly than an SA 80 rifle.
- He’s smaller than the British toy soldier.
- The security officials didn’t notice it.
- The security officials were rational.
(Note: Britains is a well known British toy soldier maker. It’s undergone corporate vicissitudes, may now be owned by Americans, and the soldiers are now made in China.)