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Thread #142517 Message #4026472
Posted By: BobL
06-Jan-20 - 03:13 AM
Thread Name: Folklore: Epiphany! Should we be wassailing?
Subject: RE: Folklore: Epiphany! Should we be wassailing?
I think so. After all, the Magi weren't just three guys on camels. They were, essentially, a diplomatic mission, bringing goodwill gifts for the new-born Messiah. So they'd need a full contingent of supporting staff with them, and possibly a military escort. Which is where your Drummer Boy comes in.