FYI: Source of Common Sayings...
The phrase Sleep Tight is a colonial saying relating to the fact that beds were supported by a rope netting framework that sometimes needed tightening to improve support of the bedding to help give you a good nights rest.
The phrase Don't Let the Bedbugs Bite is a colonial saying relating to the fact that mattresses were often stuffed with straw and hay, which eventually became home to insects of all kinds that would bite you... letting you know it was time to change out the stuffing!
Jamestown Matters – Archeological Dig
Williamsburg / Duke of Gloucester Street
Williamsburg / Capitol and Gaol
Williamsburg / Governor’s Palace
Williamsburg / Great Hopes Plantation
Williamsburg / Market Square
Yorktown / Surrender Field
Parting Shots / Photography