Halloween!

Ah, yes, my favorite time of year! Halloween! And really, who doesn’t like an excuse to dress up in a costume and go around terrorizing asking for candy!

I felt the need to post today, to wish everyone a nice All Hallows Eve and what better way to show it than with a photograph and a poem? It took lots of looking and deciding but I settled on a poem. So without further ado!

Song of the Witches
By William Shakespeare

Double, double toil and trouble;
Fire burn and caldron bubble.
Fillet of a fenny snake,
In the caldron boil and bake;
Eye of newt and toe of frog,
Wool of bat and tongue of dog,
Adder’s fork and blind-worm’s sting,
Lizard’s leg and howlet’s wing,
For a charm of powerful trouble,
Like a hell-broth boil and bubble.
Double, double toil and trouble;
Fire burn and caldron bubble.
Cool it with a baboon’s blood,
Then the charm is firm and good.

Macbeth: IV.i 10-19; 35-38

Happy Halloween!
Allison

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Author: Allison H.

English Teacher. Coffee Addict. Lover of Books, Music, Knitting, Movies/TV, and other Nerdy Things. Typos and autocorrect are my arch nemeses.

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