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Hallowe'en will soon be here. Do you remember your Hallowe'en costumes? What's the first costume you remember? What about your parents - did they every talk about dressing up for Hallowe'en?
I don't recall wearing costumes, although I am sure I must have! The first one I remember was one I made myself when I was in Grade 9 and invited to a Costume Party.
I created a Headless Horseman costume out of old black boots, black pants, one of my dad's white shirts buttoned up covering my entire head (with eyeholes so I could see) and a long black cape.
A bottle of ketchup did the trick for blood where my decapitated head had been, and a large pumpkin with a wig sufficed as my head tucked under my arm.
Wish I had a picture of me in that costume but I don't.
My parents never mentioned dressing up at Hallowe'en so I'm not sure if they ever did.