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What did people use before toilet paper was invented?

In school they don't really talk about it...

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in most civilisations, washed with water using the left hand...

in most civilisations, washed with water using the left hand.........

a capitalist used a peasant still does

in most civilisations, washed with water using the left hand...

lump of sand / soil, leaves, buckle of tree and water (direct)

a capitalist used a peasant still does

their hands

nothing really, the romans used a sponge on a stick...

they just scraped their backsides up against the wall and used the curtains for that final polish...

toilet paper is a new invention......... before its common use people didnt use anything ,, fact is people didnt bath often and they probably smelled really bad...