You’ve now been hearing them for days if not weeks…in every
grocery store, doctor’s office and gas station. Heck, if you’re like most of the people I know, you’ve heard them all
your life. And whether you love or hate
them, you probably think you know them inside and out.
Well, fellow geeky wordsmiths, here’s your chance to test that
knowledge once and for all. All of the
following entries are alternate titles for well-known Christmas Carols.
If you find yourself
stumped, or simply want to gloat, I’ve included a link to the answer page.
1. Quadruped with crimson proboscis
2. 5 p.m. to 6 a.m. without
Miniscule hamlet in the
Ancient benevolent despot
Adorn the vestibule
Exuberance directed to the
7. Listen, aerial spirits
8. Monarchial trio
9. Yonder in the haystack
10. Assemble, everyone who
11. Hallowed post meridian
12. Fantasies of a colorless
14. A dozen 24-hour yule periods
15. Befell during the
transparent bewitching hour
16. Homo sapien of
17. I merely desire a pair of
18. I spied my maternal parent
osculating a fat man in red
19. Perambulating through a
December solstice fantasy
20. Aloft on the acme of the
15 – 20 Correct — You don’t need any
10 – 14 Correct — You could use
something in your stocking!
5 – 9 Correct — Are you sure you
have the right holiday?
1 – 4 Correct — Surely you jest!?!
Oh, and all you fellow mommy bloggers out there…here’s a
little something for the kiddoes.