Happy New Year

Happy New Year

New Year Mother Goose (Traditional) Wassail, wassail, to our town, The cup is white, the ale is brown: The cup is made of the ashen tree, And so is the ale of the good barley. Little maid, pretty maid, turn the pin, Open the door and let us come in: God be here, God be [...]

Yuletide

Yuletide

Ceremonies for Christmasse Robert Herrick (1591-1674) Come, bring with a noise, My merrie merrie boyes, The Christmasse Log to the firing; While my good Dame, she Bids ye all be free; And drink to your heart's desiring. With the last years brand Light the new block, and For good success in his spending, On your [...]