- "There're some good restaurants around here."
- "Ma'am, it seems to be six pounds over the allowed weight. There will be an additional overweight baggage charge for that."
- "This is just a polite reminder to please notify me whenever you update the extensions spreadsheet."
- "All right. Have a good day."
- "My my! Don't you look dapper?"
Category Archives: Christmas
In Christian tradition the Magi (pronounced /ˈmeɪdʒaɪ/; from the Greek: μάγοι, magoi, usually translated as “wise men”, although it probably meant “astronomer” or “astrologer”… that is why they were following a star), also referred to as the (Three) Wise Men, … Continue reading
“New Year’s Day” is a song by rock band U2. It is on their 1983 album War and it was released as the album’s lead single in January 1983. Written about the Polish Solidarity movement, “New Year’s Day” is driven … Continue reading
A New Year’s resolution is a commitment an individual makes to a project or the reforming of a habit, often a lifestyle change that is generally interpreted as advantageous. The name comes from the fact that these commitments normally go … Continue reading
As you all know, in Spain we eat twelve grapes at midnight. The actual countdown is primarily followed from the clock on top of the Correos building in Puerta del Sol square, Madrid. It is traditional to eat twelve grapes, … Continue reading
Today is Boxing Day. No, it has nothing to do with the sport of fighting with the fists. This is the reason for the name: A box, usually of earthenware, in which contributions of money were collected at Christmas, by … Continue reading
“Christmas Lights” is a song by British alternative rock band Coldplay released on Wednesday December 1, 2010, at 8PM GMT as a digital download. Described by the band as “a mid-tempo number” that is in the key of G major. … Continue reading