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“The day god feeds all his sparrows”: a delightful Yorkshire phrase given to me by an older neighbour, used by his father for the day of every week that his pension credit came in. Source: David Downing, Cymru.

Mirry-Dancers: The Aurora Borealis (Shetland Isles, UK)*.


*nb. My much more adventurous partner, on the quest for the story of wool, just got back from the Shetland Islands so expect a lot more halliget wirds!


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