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Guy Fawkes day

Don’t you Remember,
The Fifth of November,
‘Twas Gunpowder Treason Day,
I let off my gun,
And made’em all run.
And Stole all their Bonfire away

(Unknown – 1742)

If you want to know more about this day, check out these youtube-videoes, which tells the story about the gunpowder plot of 1605 in the UK.

An old UK school movie:

Here I pieced together BBC documentary from youtube.

BBC Part one:

BBC Part two: 

BBC Part three:

BBC Part four:

BBC Part five:

There been written up and down about this day. So I think I will leave it be. For two years ago I wrote it in Norwegian. Today I let the videoes from BBC. Speak my peace.

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