The Tower of London is the oldest fortress, palace and prison of its type anywhere in Europe. With a long history of executions, murder and torture, ranging from hanging, beheading, to being hung, drawn and quartered, it is the perfect recipe for a haunted history.
It is no surprise that it ranks as one of the most haunted castles in Britain. Hundreds of ghost sightings have been reported in and around The Tower over the years. If you would like to hear 2 minutes of history about the Tower of London then click here.
Trick-or-treating is a customary celebration for children at Halloween. Children go in costume from house to house, asking for treats such as sweets or sometimes money, with the question, “Trick or treat?”
The word “trick” refers to a threat to do mischief on the home owners or their property if no treat is given. Have you ever played a trick on anyone?
To feel like a fish out of water, means you feel uncomfortable in a specific situation. When people talk about physics and chemistry I usually feel like a fish out of water because I don’t understand anything, and I mean nothing!
I still think the fax machine is something from the 23rd Century. Honestly, how does it work? I stick some paper in a machine, punch in a few numbers and then someone receives a copy of it in another country. I know it’s cool, but I just can’t get my head around it. Somebody please explain this to me using words with 2 syllables or less.
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