One of our readers gave us a look at their 2003 collection from the “gourmet gift” retailer Harry & David, bearing a “Twelve Days of Christmas” theme.
We noticed, though, that the back of the box (containing smaller boxes carrying the fresh fruit, nuts, and chocolate goodies within) pushed the claim that the original song was in fact a coded catechism story.
That claim is false, and we explained why here.
Update 12/10/2021, 12:27pm PST: This article has been revamped and updated. You can review the original here.