Rowling and religion

mks at mks at
Fri Feb 20 09:06:08 EST 2004

On Fri, 20 Feb 2004 13:44:12 +0000, Roger Burton West wrote:

>I've found it useful to distinguish "Christmas" (Christian festival)
>from "Xmas" (Mammonist festival); is there a similar distinction
>possible for the two varieties of Easter celebration?
There's also Tinselmas for those of us who like a bit of candlelight
and glitter in the depths of winter, with an extra excuse to ply our
partner with gifts and nice food, but no religious commitment. It
works well, I find.


Maureen Kincaid Speller
Folkestone, Kent, UK

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