Tag: trick or treat

In some parts of the world, the night of October 30 is called “Mischief Night”. Other names for it are “Devil’s Night”, “Mat Night”, “Gate Night”, or “Cabbage Night”1.¬†Essentially, in…

Friday Folklore

Roots in Ancient and Medieval History1 When it was still Samhain, people would dress up in animal skins to scare away ghosts (even while banquets were held for the deceased,…

Friday Folklore