Language Matters

Kathleen Stein Smith, Ph.D

Ancient Irish tradition of hunting the wren on St. Stephen’s Day (December 26th)

“It’s often said that Christmas in Ireland lasts not just for Christmas Eve and Christmas, but days into January with special celebrations and observations extending the festive season. On St. Stephen’s Day, the day after Christmas, the wren bird is cheered.”

Read more @ http://www.irishcentral.com/roots/history/the-excitement-of-the-ancient-tradition-of-hunting-the-wren-on-st-stephens-day-237165371-237793621

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