You might have been wondering why there hasn't been any This Day in History posts for the past week. Well, I've just been extremely busy and not able to get out here - except to get my Thursday Thirteen up. But, I thought I'd do a quick post to get you thinking a bit.
Little Mary Abigail Winston was born on September 8, 1745. A pretty and precocious child, she especially loved the birthday parties her well-to-do parents threw for her each year on their country estate in Devon. Insisting that her parties HAD to be held on her birthday, she was extremely disappointed not to be able to have a 7th birthday party. Why?
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