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Trick Or Treating: Definition

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“Trick or Treating was a start by the Celtics dressing up at the end of the year as evil spirits as a celebration. They believed that at the beginning of each year the dead and the living would overlap, demons would roam the world so dressing up was a defense mechanism.” Trick or Treating had a pause during world war 2 and started back up in the 1920s and 1930s. Many people don’t know the actual meaning today, they think of it as a time to dress up with friends and see who is the scariest or funniest for laughs and fun. As said in (Smithsonianmag, 2014) “the British were not a great fan of Halloween, in 2006 a survey found that half of British homeowners turn off their lights and pretend to not be home on
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