The first Christmas: a sailing tale

She had always suffered a little from sea-sickness on rough passages, but even today’s moderate swell was turning Mary’s stomach, so close to term was she. They had set sail, Joseph and his wife, just a few days earlier – forced by plague to make the crossing while they thought they still could. Alas, they could not. At least, not as easily as they had … Continue reading The first Christmas: a sailing tale