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The Julenek (Christmas Sheaf)

The Julenek (Christmas Sheaf)

Far over in Norway’s distant realm,photo (40)
That land of ice and snow,
Where the winter nights are long and drear,
And the north winds fiercely blow,
From many a low-thatched cottage roof,
On Christmas eve, ’tis said,
A sheaf of grain (julenek) is hung on high,
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