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Remember, Remember, the Fifth of November

Now November was upon us, and we had kept All-hallow-mas, with roasting of skewered apples (like so many shuttlecocks), and after that the day of Fawkes, as became good Protestants, with merry bonfires and burned batatas, and plenty of good feeding in honor of our religion… – Lorna Doone, by R. D. Blackmore Guy Fawkes …

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