Thursday, July 12, 2007

Thursday Thirteen #7

Thursday Thirteen #7

In honor of Friday the thirteenth. Thirteen common superstitions.

Common Superstitions
• Friday the thirteenth is an unlucky day
• A rabbit's foot brings good luck
• To find a four-leaf clover is to find good luck
• If you walk under a ladder, you will have bad luck
• If a black cat crosses your path you will have bad luck
• To break a mirror will bring you seven years bad luck
• To open an umbrella in the house is to bring bad luck
• Step on a crack, break your mother's back
• You can break a bad luck spell by turning seven times in a clockwise circle
• Garlic protects from evil spirits and vampires
• Crossing your fingers helps to avoid bad luck and helps a wish come true
• To find a penny heads up, brings good luck
• Evil spirits cannot harm you when you are standing in a circle

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Miss Frou Frou said...

Great list... I hadn't even realised it was Fri 13 tomorrow!

Anonymous said...

Ooh, it's Friday 13th already here in New Zealand. Happy TT!