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The Origins of Halloween
Posted on Sunday, 31 October, 2004 |
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The origins of Halloween date back over 2000 years to the ancient Celtic festival of Samhain (pronounced sow-in).
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on 31 October, 2004, 16:57
I suppose sacrificing a virgin is not appropriate at this time? Thats ok, I'am out of them any way.
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