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Christmas food

Christmas food

I am going to church, Watson. I believe such attendance was a prominent element of the Christmas season before the giving of gifts and the consumption of certain fowl became de rigueur? Sherlock Holmes If I could work my will every idiot who goes about with ‘Merry Christmas’ on his lips, should be boiled with his own pudding, and buried with a stake of holly through his heart. He should! Ebenezer Scrooge People are so … Continue reading

Halloween or All Hallows’ Eve

Halloween or All Hallows’ Eve

Double, double toil and trouble; Fire burn, and cauldron bubble. William Shakespeare When witches go riding, and black cats are seen, the moon laughs and whispers ’tis near Halloween. Anonymous I love Halloween, and I love that feeling: the cold air, the spooky dangers lurking around the corner. Evan Peters Every day is Halloween, isn’t it? For some of us. Tim Burton There is magic in the night when pumpkins glow by moonlight. Anonymous Shadows … Continue reading

British history milestones synthesis

British history milestones synthesis

The British are coming. One if by land, two if by sea. Paul Revere The British nation is unique in this respect. They are the only people who like to be told how bad things are, who like to be told the worst. Winston Churchill British History Through Twenty Centuries of Difficult Relationships The Romans were the first invaders of Britain after the Celts conquered it about 700 BC. The first Roman soldier who set … Continue reading