Honeymoon

Surely you all know what this means; but there's a nice story that goes with its derivation. It means literally "honey-month." It seems the ancient Teutons had the custom of drinking honey wine for thirty days after their marriage. Moreover, you may also be interested to learn that Attila the Hun drank so much of the stuff at his wedding feast that he died. Let that be a lesson to you.

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