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Occasionally I wandered in where I was not wanted and gave truthful answers.
Sometimes I even did it deliberately. A little disruption now can prevent disaster later.

Wednesday - October 31, 2018

Pastor Appreciation Month   🌜 waning half moon   ≠ Day of the Dead

Hair of the Bear - my biannual haircut     ≠ Halloween - 🎃 US Holiday

≠ Samhain - traditional neopagan. Cross-quarter Day, Greater Sabbat, High Holiday
I celebrate Wintergate on the midpoint between the autumnal equinox and the winter solstice.

≠ means  acknowledge but not celebrate

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❝Cult of fairy❞

I should add, however, that, particularly on the occasion of Samhain, bonfires were lit with the express intention of scaring away the demonic forces of winter, and we know that, at Bealltainn in Scotland, offerings of baked custard were made within the last hundred and seventy years to the eponymous spirits of wild animals which were particularly prone to prey upon the flocks - the eagle, the crow, and the fox, among others. Indeed, at these seasons all supernatural beings were held in peculiar dread. It seems by no means improbable that these circumstances reveal conditions arising out of a later solar pagan worship in respect of which the cult of fairy was relatively greatly more ancient, and perhaps held to be somewhat inimical.
— Lewis Spence, British Fairy Origins
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Celebrate

Added to lexicon.

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Point of view

Notice the relationships

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Double Teamed

After dinner, we move to the kitchen. Easier to sweep up the hair, you see.

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I suppose it is an inevitable question

Quick thought from a weirdo

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Not Samhain

Welcome to Winter

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