WHAT DO MILKING MAIDS, SWIMMING SWANS, FRENCH HENS HAVE TO DO WITH CHRISTMAS?

Have you wondered what in the world do milking maids, swimming swans, French hens, and especially the partridge who won't come out of the pear tree have to do with Christmas?From 1558 until 1829, Roman Catholics in England were not permitted to practice their faith openly. Someone during that era wrote this carol as a catechism song for … Continue reading WHAT DO MILKING MAIDS, SWIMMING SWANS, FRENCH HENS HAVE TO DO WITH CHRISTMAS?