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Saturday, May 18, 2013

The Morning Draught

The morning draught was a popular expression of the earliest colonists. This was the draught with which the day was begun, and it was the popular belief that such a draught was the surest means of obtaining protection against the miasmatic exhalations of the marshes.

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