Thanksgiving or ‘Thanksgiving Day is a summary of’ a party where you can embrace his family and friends, alas, often scattered in different states here in America. An invitation to eat turkey on Thanksgiving Day may also represent an opportunity for someone to reciprocate a favor, pave a discord, setting aside a grudge inamicizia and forget the word – at least for one day.
‘I was wondering what is Thanksgiving?’ Says a guy in the video posted below. ‘Is this – he says – pointing to the confusion that sits in the room where it is due to mothers, children, brothers, neighbors and friends screaming. ‘It means a lot to me – adds a little boy of ten years – it means to be good’, ends with a little ’embarrassment of running away in front of the camera.
‘It is the only party of Americans’ says her dad. And that’s it, you can avoid having to return home to his parents at Christmas, but not for Thanksgiving, a sacred event and a must for all Americans and even New Yorkers, though it seems that only think about the career and business.
All work in preparation for the late lunch or early dinner. We usually meet around 4 to begin to taste the appetizers. Meanwhile in the kitchen preparing the meal ends with everyone’s help.
In addition to the tables that you try to set the table in best possible way, a table is dedicated to the course. The food is often presented as ‘self service’ and each one can stand up and fill the pot choosing what you like. The turkey, protagonist, may be accompanied by a sweet cranberry sauce, or ‘cake’ of dried fruit, exceptional fit. The vegetables also no lack of wine helps to liven things up. And ‘lawful to drink a little’ more than usual on this day dedicated to the heart.
The boys and young boys to live as a family feast, perhaps waiting for the return of the older brother who works out of NY, but the largest are also connected with the historical tradition of the day ringraziamanto. The origin of Thanks giving it a very distant history, which dates back to the Pilgrims, after one year of residence in the New World, celebrated according to tradition, eating turkey with the Indians who had helped them to survive and adapt.
Only with the help and cooperation of the Indians, the Pilgrims fled England to live in another state and full religious freedom, they found that people of Indians who saved their lives.
The time when it was celebrated by the Pilgrims and Indians to celebrate a year of residence, is uncertain. Only in 1940 the then President Roosevelt looked on as the national final Thursday of November, given that even today can not be forgotten by Americans.
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