A day for giving thanks…
A day for remembrance
[via History]In 1621, the Plymouth colonists and Wampanoag Indians shared an autumn harvest feast that is acknowledged today as one of the first Thanksgiving celebrations in the colonies. For more than two centuries, days of thanksgiving were celebrated by individual colonies and states. It wasn’t until 1863, in the midst of the Civil War, that President Abraham Lincoln proclaimed a national Thanksgiving Day to be held each November.[Read More]
A day for family
A celebration of love
And most importantly…
It’s a day for commemorance
[via DailyMail] Thanksgiving is a time for families all across America, to come together over a hearty meal, argue over politics and maybe catch a game of football, but for some, it is also the perfect time to put their quirky, bizarre or generally oddball behaviour on display.
The team at Awkward Family Photos have once again outdone themselves, putting together a hilarious album of eccentric and offbeat snapshots from Thanksgivings past.
For all the times during the past year..
Where we’ve laughed
Where we’ve loved
And have been given far more than we could ever hope we deserve
And by the grace of our Lord
Who has blessed us this year, because he loves us…
Beyond any reserve
From those of us here at Anguished Repose
We wish you and yours, a very safe and…