Irulegi Irratia

II-091b

  • Record: II-091b
  • Piece: A02
  • Time: 00:05:54 - 00:12:00
  • Themes: Christmas
  • Summary: Xmas Eve: they would put on their clean shoes. They would go to mass where they would sing. Then the girls would go home and get together to make chocolate. The next morning they would rush to see the presents which had been left by the Child JesusWhen someone had not been a good person they got an onion. They would also find chocolates. Before mass they would have dinner and play cards. At mass they would sing, at that time in Latin. On Xmas day they would have lunch at home. They used the good plates. They would eat lamb roasted on the ashes. There was always marzipan and Basque cakeThey would make a nativity with rivers and everything.At school they did not prepare anything.