: So that's what you're facing when going in a
: loincloth only ...
: I wonder what would have happened if he had
: worn swimming trunks.
My guess, nothing to this extent.
If his loincloth provided ample coverage and he did not expose himself this should have been a non-issue.
And one wonders how different the story may have been if it was an attractive woman wearing loincloth clothing amply covering her top and bottom.