The pilgrim William Bradford tells us about the first Thanksgiving. Winter was brutal. Snowbound in their hastily built houses, nearly every settler got sick; all were hungry, and half died. Spring followed, and with the help of Indians, the survivors reaped their first American harvest. English hunters went fowling in the woods, Massasoit brought in deer and about 90 Wampanoags, and everyone played games together and feasted for three days….
continue reading at The New York Times
This is fantastic.
Give thanks to a great thanksgiving tale. Thank you, joe…
This story is part of my personal heritage. Thank you to God and survival ..for my existence today.