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GeneralRe: Christmas Trees Confuse Me Pin
Marc Clifton18-Dec-23 11:36
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trønderen18-Dec-23 12:08
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Steve Raw18-Dec-23 21:08
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Marc Clifton19-Dec-23 2:55
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trønderen19-Dec-23 10:16
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Steve Raw18-Dec-23 12:42
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trønderen18-Dec-23 14:33
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Steve Raw18-Dec-23 21:07
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trønderen wrote:
Having a modern city-guy put real candles on a tree would probably scare the sh*t out of me.

That made me laugh. I know a bit about the origins of Christmas trees, but who was responsible for coming up with the idea of lighting candles and appending them to a flammable plant inside their house? Perhaps people may have been more familiar with fire science in the past, but it's beyond any person's ability to avoid accidents. The thing about fire is that you don't realize it's out of control until it's too late. I can attest to that. It's one thing to embrace nature, but who came up with the candle idea? The meaning and significance behind that practice are still a mystery to me. Killing a tree, abducting it, and decorating it with shiny objects and fire is a strange thing to do. I can see why you'd like to have a tree inside your home, but dressing it up after you kill it doesn't seem to be in line with the Pagan philosophy of embracing nature. If you do that to a tree, you might as well lure farm animals into your living room and decorate them with all sorts of obscure ornaments and fire, too. Set a few chickens on fire and watch them run around the living room in a ball of flames. What a wonderful time of year. Smile | :)
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Daniel Pfeffer18-Dec-23 21:18
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