Saturday, December 20, 2014

Fact of the Day: Santa Irving

Washington Irving is most famous for writing Rip Van Winkle, and The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, but he also wrote a story that for the first time featured Santa riding his magical sleigh. Though in his time, it was St. Nicolas riding a flying wagon. 

10 comments:

  1. Didn't know this!

    PS I hope Daisy likes GoT.:) And yeah...even though I read the book before seeing first season, Ned's death still blew me away!

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  2. There's nothing worse than falling off the wagon - especially at Christmas.

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  3. Interesting !
    Have a great weekend :)

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  4. That is very, very interesting, thanks Adam.

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  5. I wonder what that magic wagon was pulled by.

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  6. Oh my! I've never heard of it.

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  7. I didn't know this...he was sure a talented man.

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