fly a kite

15th June 1752, Benjamin Franklin succeeded in his experiment with electricity by using kite flying. This discovery incidentally saved his house from being struck down by the wrath of Thor. It is commemorated by flying a kite. I wonder what would happen if a science teacher would tell her students “go fly kites in honour …

gingerbread

Ginger bread is a soft molasses cake flavoured with ginger. It is a soft molasses ginger cookie sometimes elaborately decorated. Ginger bread also refers to elaborate ornamentation Gingerbread could also mean something superfluous, tasteless, embellishment particularly referring to architecture. 5th of June is the gingerbread day; there seems a mild confusion whether it is the …