A very friendly dragon (stop blushing, Puffy) suggested a midwinter festival theme for this week’s Friday post. What else could I do but tremble and obey?
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A Canadian-Chinese take on the winter solstice:
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With the druids at Stonehenge:
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In olden days:
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and last but not least, a traditional English Christmas lunch:
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So, let’s settle down by the fire
with – oh whatever – mulled wine?
vintage port? (from the Secret Cellar, bien entendu)
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and listen to some of the most joyous music ever written:
Finally, The Pub is pleased to announce that this evening’s raffle will be directed from the harpsichord by Maestro CK Watt.
“Set aside fear and banish lamentation;
Swell full with joy and merriment!”
Sounds okay to me.