Categories: St Clare's House Characters: Hilda Annersley, Nell Wilson, OC
School Period: Armishire
School Name: Chalet School
Genre: Friendship, Humour, Seasonal
Series: Dr Kelly and the Chalet School
Chapters: 7 Completed: Yes
Word count: 5426 Read: 5559
Published: 26 Dec 2011 Updated: 31 Dec 2011
4. Chapter 4 29/12/11 by shesings [Reviews - 2] (952 words)
"The Back of Schiehallion" - Schiehallion is a mountain in Perthshire. It is conical in shape and geographically fairly near the centre of mainland Scotland, so the "Back of Schiehallion" is a reference to Scotland.
Not only was it considered unlucky for the householder to be his/her own first foot, in our family no-one could go out of the house until a first foot had arrived.
6. Chapter 6 Hogmanay by shesings [Reviews - 1] (591 words)
Almost complete and I will try to post the epilogue later today! Stan the Pole is based on a delightful man who was always among my grandmother's earliest first foots.