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St. Georges Day
Well, there's a celebration of St. Patricks day.
But for some reason there only rarely seems to be a St. Georges day celebration.

Anyone know when it it?

April 23rd. Which is a friday. So on Friday April 23rd, I feel the need to celebrate. Much like most fridays actually, but remembering that actually, us English _do_ have a patron saint.

What would you say the 'official' drink should be for celebrating this day though?

Personally I'd be inclined to go with beer, as that's a very traditional drink. (And has nothing to do with the fact that I happen to be rather partial to beer). I know tea is supposed to be very English, but don't forget, St. George dates back a little further than that.

I feel this celebration can be done well enough at the pub. Although the thought does occur that it's been a while since we last hosted a party...
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the_wood_gnome From: the_wood_gnome Date: March 22nd, 2004 09:36 am (UTC) (Link)
Just remember the monetary drain of maelstrom.

But A party sounds cool.
ewx From: ewx Date: March 22nd, 2004 09:55 am (UTC) (Link)
lillaceyes From: lillaceyes Date: March 22nd, 2004 05:42 pm (UTC) (Link)
HEYYY Send me a plane ticket and I will come over and party. Don't drink but i could drive yall over. *rofl* and i would even try and drive on the wrong side of the road. Yah do know you Brits drive on the wrong side right *giggles* Well have fun at the party and drink a few for me to. happy trails to youuu and all of your pallliesss. *giggles* nope not drinkin just happy for a minute *wavies*
sobrique From: sobrique Date: March 23rd, 2004 12:57 am (UTC) (Link)
Hey! I can drive on the wrong side of the road even when in Canada!
From: cerberic Date: March 24th, 2004 09:48 pm (UTC) (Link)

National drink

I must admit, it's tempting to turn up to the pub and drink tea all night. You know, just to fit in with the English stereotype.
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