Saturday, May 9, 2015

Fact of the Day: Saint Hedwig

In the Harry Potter book/movie series, Harry has a pet owl named Hedwig. The author J.K. Rowling named her after a saint known as Hedwig of Silesia. She was the patron saint of orphans. 

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  1. And it was so sad to have Hedwig die too.

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    1. I mean Hedwig the owl in Harry Potter. I'll have to research the saint.

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  2. What a nice little touch!

    Have a great weekend,
    -Kati

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  3. Interesting. I don't tend to be into Harry Potter.

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  4. I'm a big HP fan, but I didn't know this. Cool:) Hope you and the mrs. are doing well!

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  5. I did not know this either! I loved the HP series!

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  6. This is a fun thing to know.

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