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Wishing rock have a single unbroken stripe all the way around their circumference. There can be no splits, no outrunners, no faint second lines on the rock.


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What is a Queen Bee? (with pictures)

A queen bee is the only egg-laying member in a hive of bees. Generally speaking, the body of a queen bee will be longer and...

Irish tradition to keep evil spirits away and to ensure a harmonious family life

16 Wedding Traditions and Superstitions

For better or for worse? Spiders, evil spirits, and other marriage omens that have been brewing for hundreds of years.

An acorn should be carried to bring luck and ensure a long life. An acorn at the window will keep lightning out. Old Wives Tale, Wives Tales, Acorns Grow, Acorn Necklace, Wooden Necklace, Acorn And Oak, Mighty Oaks, Girls Tea Party, Wood
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Superstitions Connected with Acorns

The fruit of the oak, which has been associated with a variety of superstitious beliefs since time immemorial. The oak was venerated by the Druids in pre-Christian times and was similarly revered by many early civilizations, including ancient Rome (the goddess Diana was often depicted wearing a string of acorns). The Norse legend of that Thor sheltered from a thunderstorm under an oak tree has led to the belief that having an acorn on a windowsill will prevent a house from being struck by…

 The bell invites me. Hear it not, Duncan, for it is a knell That summons thee to heaven or to hell. Macbeth says that the bell will summon him to kill Duncan. Whether he goes to hell or heaven

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Did you know that onion juice has been used to successfully treat baldness caused by a condition called "alopecia areata"? Onion Juice, Onion Soup, Onion Relish, Home Remedies, Natural Remedies, Calories, C'est Bon, Clean Recipes, Health Problems

1. Place bowls of onions around your house, and you won't get colds or the flu. 2. Cut both ends off an onion. Put it into an empty jar and place it next to the bed of a sick patient at night. In the morning the onion will be black from all the germs and bacteria it absorbed during the night, and the patient will feel better.

Twenty Fun Toddler Activities for Rainy Days - Jolly Mom

Baby Names and the Meaning of Names from A to Z | Disney Family

With thousands of baby names for girls and boys, complete with baby name meanings and origins, Disney Family is bound to have the perfect name for you.

If you sweep trash out the door after dark, it will bring a stranger to visit. If someone is sweeping the floor and sweeps over your feet, you'll never get married.


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Thank You on this Memorial Day s to all who have served our country. Special thanks to my late father, Captain Douglas E. Gotro, US Army, Korean War Veteran.

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Seeing an ambulance is very unlucky unless you pinch your nose or hold your breath until you see a black or brown dog. Old Wives Tale, Wives Tales, Old Wife, Brown Dog, Urban Legends, News India, Ambulance, Recreational Vehicles, Mini
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10 Old wives' tales people still believe

We've all heard old wives' tales -- half-remembered bits of folklore, quack medicine and superstition passed on as the gospel truth.

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