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Midsummer’s Day

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Illuminati greeting card featuring artwork by Duirwaigh Studios from our Duirwaigh Classics card series.

Although the media will be filled with announcements that summer has begun on Summer Solstice, this date should really be considered Midsummer, an older name for this holiday, as the sun is at its height on Summer Solstice. Afterward, it begins a slow decline as the hours of darkness creep forward. Continue reading