HALLOWEEN IS UN-AUSTRALIAN. LET’S CELEBRATE OUR OWN EVENTS

Halloween is over for another year, thank god.  I closed my blinds, turned off the lights at the front of my house so the house would seem empty and hid quietly in the back.  I cringed each time the doorbell rang, not moving, so the groups of children seeking gifts of sweets would go away.

Halloween is not an Australian event.  But we celebrate other country’s events, such as Chinese New Year and Indian Diwali.  What’s wrong with celebrating Halloween?

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