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Are you Superstitious?

Are you Superstitious?

Do black cats crossing your path bother you?

Do you carry a rabbit's foot?

Do you knock on wood?

Others?


Wikipedia "Superstition" Article
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I'm not, just wondering if anyone else is......
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I knock on wood

Black cats - well, depends where you are. In Britain they're lucky!!!!!!!

I won't put hats on beds and go nuts if anyone does

I won't put new shoes on a table

(I inherited the previous two - my mum did those!)

If I see one magpie, I have to find another one ("One for sorrow, two for joy....")

I won't sing before breakfast

Things like not walking under ladders is just common sense

Good Lord, I'm certifiable................!!!!!
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I am not superstitious at all. I was born on the 13th as well so when it lands on a Friday, I feel lucky! I LOVE all animals so a black cat crossing my path is a good thing for me. I also have a black cat.
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Not me, I have known people that are, big time. Like the one where your not supposed to open an umbrella indoors, and stuff like that
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Back in my coaching days and playing days...I was very superstitious....wore same socks....ate the same food...did the same routine as much as I could...used the same ink pens...
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I am a little....I do the "knock on wood" thingy all the time. I also strongly believe in Karma.
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Originally Posted by Maureen View Post
I knock on wood



I won't put hats on beds and go nuts if anyone does

I won't put new shoes on a table

(I inherited the previous two - my mum did those!)

If I see one magpie, I have to find another one ("One for sorrow, two for joy....")

I won't sing before breakfast

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WoW!

I never really heard of those.....

We had company over for dinner a few nights back and my buddies' wife asked me to pass the salt shaker. I was going to hand it to her, but she insisted I put it down. She never did explain, I just assumed it was a superstition.
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Back in my coaching days and playing days...I was very superstitious....wore same socks....ate the same food...did the same routine as much as I could...used the same ink pens...

I was the same way in high school. It was the same routine gameday. Didn't really think of it as a superstition, just routine. Now that I look back...hmmm
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