The 12 Days of Christmas

There is one carol (or should that be a song?) that has always baffled many people at Christmas. I mean, what in the world do Leaping Lords, French Hens, Swimming Swans, and a ‘Partridge who won’t come out of the Pear tree’ have to do with Christmas?  There’s an interesting piece of history behind this … Continue reading The 12 Days of Christmas