Listen: Michael Berry, Mead discussed on Michael Berry
"Weren't even here yet probably wouldn't even make it here. If they did they wouldn't scale the wall and come in the country. Except they did. And they are. Late. You're on the Michael berry show. So do, you know, the origination of honeymoon or the story behind it the term? Yes. Yeah. The the Honey was was the Drake they drank which was Mead. Actually, whatever it was that since we had such a low life expectancy, everyone got married really young. And it was the duty of the father when the marriage was consummated to provide alcohol for this cycle of the moon in order to help the different policies so back then they didn't have refined sugar only way they could make alcohol through Honey. And so the term honeymoon. Well, it's partly true. The Honey moon is a reference to the drink. They drink and how long they were to drink it. We were on a moon cycle MAC in those days. And so the calendars of the time were measured by consistent. A consistent weather condition or astrological astronomical condition. The moon's appearance was how they measured the length of time.."