Tony Grist (poliphilo) wrote,
Tony Grist
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Advent

I switch my mother's TV to Songs of Praise- and the opening hymn is O Come, O Come, Emmanuel- one of my (very few) favourites. I stop to listen- and find it only takes a little allegorising to fit the words to my current beliefs.

I've always loved Advent with its mix of medieval music and futurology.
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