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Indeed, it is. Thank you so very much, Peter.
 
CR
 

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From: Peter Montgomery <[log in to unmask]>
To: [log in to unmask]
Sent: Wednesday, November 2, 2011 12:24 AM
Subject: Re: OT - Halloween 

 
Far from being harmful, I would say it is an obligation.
 
P.
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>From: Chokh Raj 
>To: [log in to unmask] 
>Sent: Sunday, October 30, 2011 2:36 PM
>Subject: Re: OT - Halloween
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>All Saints' Day 
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>The vigil of this feast is popularly called "Hallowe'en" or "Halloween".
>'Solemnity' is celebrated on the first of November -- instituted to honour all the saints,
>known and unknown, to supply any deficiencies in the faithful's celebration of saints' 
>feasts during the year. 
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>http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/01315a.htm 
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>Faced with 'darkness', one may surely implore some 'light'. 
>No harm, I suppose. 
>CR
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>From: Chokh Raj <[log in to unmask]>
>To: [log in to unmask]
>Sent: Sunday, October 30, 2011 12:43 PM
>Subject: Re: OT - Halloween
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>"O sages standing in God's holy fire
> As in the gold mosaic of a wall,
> Come from the holy fire, perne in a gyre,
> And be the singing-masters of my soul." 
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> CR 
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>From: Chokh Raj <[log in to unmask]>
>To: [log in to unmask]
>Sent: Sunday, October 30, 2011 9:00 AM
>Subject: Re: OT - Halloween
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>That sounds very reassuring, Peter. Thanks. - CR
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>From: Peter Montgomery <[log in to unmask]>
>To: [log in to unmask]
>Sent: Sunday, October 30, 2011 8:41 AM
>Subject: Re: OT - Halloween 
>//Hallow means Holy.
>Hallowe'en is the evening of the day of all saints,//
>The dark before the light.
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>P.
>----- Original Message ----- 
>>From: Chokh Raj 
>>To: [log in to unmask] 
>>Sent: Saturday, October 29, 2011 2:41 PM
>>Subject: OT - Halloween
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>>Halloween: The Day of the Dead
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>>http://www.bbc.com/travel/blog/20111028-travelwise-halloweens-past-and-present 
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>>"Dust inbreathed was a house—
>> The walls, the wainscot and the mouse" 
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>>"The parched eviscerate soil
>> Gapes at the vanity of toil,
>> Laughs without mirth." 
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>>"Water and fire shall rot
>> The marred foundations we forgot,
>> Of sanctuary and choir."
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>> CR
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