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Month: January 2011

Standing Stones in the Sidebar

Standing Stones in the Sidebar

If¬†Britain is known for one thing, it’s standing stones, and anyone who has read Diana Gabaldon’s Outlander series knows you need to be careful near them!¬† Do not bring jewels! The standing stones featured in the sidebar this next week or two are found in […]

What is this Blue Bells of Scotland, Anyway?

What is this Blue Bells of Scotland, Anyway?

I have posted previously about the title Blue Bells of Scotland, and its roots as, first an old Scottish air, made famous by one Mrs. Jordan’s lyrics, and, later, turned into a theme and variations for trombone by the remarkable Arthur Pryor, a prodigy of […]