Learning Greek History from the Parelasi (Greek Independence Day Parade) - Greek American Girl
“Are you going to the parelasi?” Ellen asks. “If it doesn’t rain. Last year we froze our butts off.” “Oh come on! Show your Greek pride. The Irish go to their parade, rain or shine. Where’s your patriotism?” “But, it’s just another one of those boring Greek-American rituals!” “No, it’s not”–it stands for something largerRead More