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What is Thanksgiving, and why do we celebrate it?
The element of this holiday that always confounded me was our celebration of the Pilgrims. We’re all aware of the romaticized, elementary school version of the story: A group of well-meaning and wholly unprepared individuals seek farming assistance from selfless Indians and – after reaping the rewards of their labors – invite those Indians to a feast in celebration. 1,163 more words
I was nosed awake early in the morning this passed Sunday by my loyal Springer Spaniel, whose big watery eyes and incessant tail-wagging drew me from my slumber. 1,751 more words