Light meals — t r e f o l o g y

During the American revolution, when a fair lady prepared you a bowl of macaroni, — be careful — lest ye eat a mouthful of feathers

via Light meals — t r e f o l o g y

RECOMMENDED READING:

ARIKA OKRENT: Why Did Yankee Doodle Call a Feather ‘Macaroni’? (Mental Floss) Stuck a feather in his cap and called it macaroni…Wait. What? What’s going on here? Why would Yankee Doodle do something like that? What’s macaroni got to do with anything?

http://mentalfloss.com/article/65651/why-did-yankee-doodle-call-feather-macaroni

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One Response to Light meals — t r e f o l o g y

  1. geo. raymond says:

    Thank you, friend!

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