In the meantime, Thanksgiving was coming up - and then Christmas.
Carmen and Alex hosted Thanksgiving Dinner for all the family they had in Arkansas.
The balmy weather of Thanksgiving Day had given way to a frosty day after.
They talked about visiting him Thanksgiving or Christmas but made no concrete plans.
"Next Thursday is Thanksgiving," Ully started as they settled on either side of the bed.
I guess it really is Thanksgiving next week.
They're coming for Thanksgiving, won't that be fun?
Sarah and Connor were discussing whether or not to cancel Thanksgiving with his family when Jackson returned.
The day before Thanksgiving, Sarah assigned everyone their duties.
(3) It was offered as a thanksgiving partly for creation and preservation and partly for redemption: the latter is the special purpose mentioned (e.g.) in the Teaching of the Twelve Apostles; the former is that upon which Irenaeus chiefly dwells; both are mentioned together in Justin Martyr (Trypho, c. 41).
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In the United Kingdom, by the Bills of Exchange Act 1882, three days are allowed as days of grace, but when the last day of grace falls on Sunday, Christmas day, Good Friday or a day appointed by royal proclamation as a public fast or thanksgiving day, the bill is due and payable on the preceding business day.
Outside the town, was consecrated in 1399 as an act of thanksgiving for the cessation of the plague, and has a curious collection of ex voto pictures (wax figures), and also the tombs of the Gonzaga family.
Vi.), the processions of thanksgiving on the return from captivity, &c. The liturgy of the early Church as Duchesne shows (Origines, ch.
Her general name in this connexion was ayporEpa (" roaming the wilds," not necessarily "goddess of the chase," an aspect less familiar in the older religion), to whom five hundred goats were offered every year by the Athenians as a thanksgiving in commemoration of the victory at Marathon.
Sacrifices of fowls and sheep are made at many places at sacred stones and altars, both in thanksgiving at times of harvest, &c., and as propitiatory offerings.
I hope [you] will enjoy the Thanksgiving very much.
We had a very nice dinner on Thanksgiving day,--turkey and plum-pudding.
A thanksgiving service was arranged, Kutuzov was awarded the Grand Cross of Maria Theresa, and the whole army received rewards.
A few days before his departure a special thanksgiving, at which Nicholas was present, was held in the cathedral for the Russian victory.