December 9, 2014
Interview with Louise Nayer, author of the book How to Bury a Goldfish: And Other Ceremonies & Celebrations for Everyday Life
The Holidays are full of rituals, for example we bring Poinsettia plants into the house at Christmas time. There's a story behind that.
A little boy in Mexico was too poor to put a gift in the charity box, and he cried. And when his tears fell, a scarlet flower supposedly bloomed. And he took the flower to the church, and placed it in the crib of the baby Jesus.