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Regency Christmas Traditions: Parlor Games pt 2

Christmas and Twelfth Night parties were times of particular fun and frivolity. Parlor games, like snapdragon and bullet pudding made up a large part of the fun.   They were played by all classes of society and often involved overstepping the strict bound of propriety. These games often provided the opportunity for flirtation and communication between …

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Regency Christmas Traditions: Parlor Games pt. 1

  What better way to pass the long, dark evenings during Christmastide than with parlor games?     Christmastide was a time for fun and frivolity. Parlor games made up a large part of the fun. They were played by all classes of society and often involved overstepping the strict bound of propriety. Losers often …

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