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“Christmas Picture,” by New Hampshire Poet: Lydia (Swasey) Obear

☆.。.:*・°☆.。.:Christmas Picture・°☆.。.:*・°☆.。.:*・°☆ When the light through the eastern sky shall break, On Christmas morning, the children will wake, And with whispered giggle each curly head, And pink, chubby foot, will steal out of bed On barefooted tiptoes to creep round … Continue reading

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New Hampshire: Everything You Didn’t Want to Know About Alewives

Alewives… they are not barmaids, nor spouses of beer drinkers

So what are they, and how did they get their … Continue reading

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