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To: DaveLoneRanger
We keep it up until after New Years.

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Slacker. We keep ours up at least until February. :)

21 posted on 12/06/2005 11:11:42 AM PST by trisham (Zen is not easy. It takes effort to attain nothingness. And then what do you have? Bupkis.)
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To: trisham

Tradition was that all vestiges of christmas were to be cleared by Candlemas, on feb 2nd. Many then took the mostly spent holiday candles and remelted them into new candles on candlemas.


24 posted on 12/06/2005 11:16:39 AM PST by Katya (Homo Nosce Te Ipsum)
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To: trisham

Ah, but what about Christmas lights, mate? How long do your Christmas lights stay up?


30 posted on 12/06/2005 11:51:45 AM PST by DaveLoneRanger ("As He died to make men holy, let us die to make men free, while God is marching on.")
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