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To: Alter Kaker

The stake ought to have been from an ash tree, not a hawthorn. Tradition calls for the same tree species on which Judas hanged himself.


2 posted on 03/05/2007 9:56:13 PM PST by GSlob
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To: GSlob

Details, details... :-)


3 posted on 03/05/2007 10:00:23 PM PST by Alter Kaker
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To: GSlob; Alter Kaker
So; don't go with formica? Even if it has a nice "oak looking" finish?
5 posted on 03/05/2007 10:13:34 PM PST by Grizzled Bear ("Does not play well with others.")
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To: GSlob

I saw a movie--the "Satanic Rites of Dracula"(with Peter Cushing and Christopher Lee if I recall)--where hawthorn was deadly to ol' Dracula 'cause tradition said the crown of thorns was made from this wood...


21 posted on 03/06/2007 5:19:18 PM PST by Ransomed (Son of Ransomed says keep rockin' in the name of liberty!)
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