Saturday, September 3, 2011

Interesting facts for kids-Sleep tight

In Shakespeare's time, mattresses were secured on bed frames by ropes. When you pulled on the ropes, the mattress tightened, making the bed firmer to sleep on. Hence the phrase...
'Goodnight , sleep tight'

1 comments:

gopismc September 3, 2011 at 5:02 AM  

nice blog. very interesting.

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