With a Grateful Heart I Wish my Friends and Family
Photo is from P Allen Smith's Foyer
Pumpkin House from Moss Mountain Farm
|"His haunts are not confined to the valley, but extend at times to the adjacent roads, and especially to the vicinity of a church at no great distance ... the body of the trooper having been buried in the churchyard, the ghost rides forth to the scene of battle in nightly quest of his head, and that the rushing speed with which he sometimes passes along the Hollow, like a midnight blast, is owing to his being belated, and in a hurry to get back to the churchyard before daybreak."|
—Washington Irving, "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow"