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Old 17.03.2018, 11:35
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Re: Monday id Fathers Day, everything will be closed.

Monday is Seppitag in Schwyz, a public holiday to celebrate a saint and has nothing to do with celebrating fathers.
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Re: Monday id Fathers Day, everything will be closed.



OK - thanks for the link.
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Re: Monday is Fathers Day, everything will be closed.

Its St Josef Day. Celebrating Josef who slept with Maria and they had a child out of wedlock named Jesus,


In Italien und im Kanton Tessin (Schweiz) wird der 19.03. als Vatertag begangen.

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At least in Ticino, and a few other places (GraubŁnden, Lucerne, Nidwalden, Schwyz, Solothurn, Uri, Valais)

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Re: Monday is Fathers Day, everything will be closed.

Tuesday this year (i.e. today)!

Happy Father's Day!

Tom
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Re: Monday id Fathers Day, everything will be closed.

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Neither.

It's Fathers Day (no apostrophe)

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Now you have forced me to turn to Webster's and (now I know) it's Father's Day.
Did "Writing Explained" update its advice? Tom, your link agrees with Busby's research in Webster. It's Father's Day.

(Not here oop north, though. )
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Old 19.03.2019, 11:22
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Re: Monday id Fathers Day, everything will be closed.

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I spelt it correctly this year.

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Old 19.03.2019, 11:53
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Re: Monday is Fathers Day, everything will be closed.

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Tuesday this year (i.e. today)!

Happy Father's Day!

Tom
All shops open here today. Mummy needs to do the shopping for the hangover breakfast tomorrow. Isn't father's day the day guys go out to get drunk - even those who claim they could potentially be fathers by now?

Anyway, happy father's day, Tom. Hope your ladies spoil you rotten today.
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