Holly at Christmas.

Gnome 11 thopkins at thopkins.demon.co.uk
Thu Dec 17 16:48:15 EST 1998


English folklaw says that we put holly up at Christmas because:

The white flower represents the Virgin Mary
The red berry the Blood of Christ
The evergreen leaves the eternal life.

And Jesus was the son of a carpenter, so there must have been loggers
even then.

Happy Christmas, Happy Holidays, Happy Midwinter Solstice.
-- 
Gnome 11



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