Why Do People Love the SCA So Much?

In an article for the Renaissance Store (Chivalry Sports), Mistress Ælfled of Duckford (Sandra Dodd) discusses "What Makes Normally Sane Adults Love the SCA So Much?"

In response to answer the question, "Why do people join the Society for Creative Anachronism, and why do they stay?" Mistress Ælfled includes love of history, friendship, fun activities, educational experiences, and more as possible answers.