Our week is full of superstitions if only we take time out to look for them
Monday for health;
Tuesday for wealth;
Wednesday for news;
Thursday for a new pair of shoes;
Friday for sorrow;
Saturday, see your beau tomorrow.
But you had better never been born than have your nails on Sunday shorn.
To cut the finger-nails on Monday means health, on Tuesday wealth, Wednesday a letter, on Thursday something better, on Friday a wife, on Saturday long life, on Sunday means evil, for all of that week you will be ruled by the Devil.
To cut the nails on Monday will bring good luck.
If you cut your finger nails on Monday morning before breakfast, you will receive a present before the week is over.
It brings bad luck to cut the nails on Thursday.
If you cut your toe nails on Friday, you will never have toothache.
If you cut your nails on Sunday, you will have a plague.
It brings good luck to have the nails pared on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday. It brings bad luck to have the nails pared on other days, especially Sunday.
If you trim your nails on Sunday, someone will catch you with your clothes down before the end of the week.
If you burn brush on Sunday, you will be put in the moon.
If you burn brush on Sunday, when you die your body will burn all the time.
It brings good luck to move on Monday, Tuesday, or Wednesday.
You will have good luck if you are born on Sunday.
A person born on Sunday can talk to animals at midnight of old Christmas.
It brings good luck to wear a new dress on Sunday.
If it thunders on Sunday, goose eggs will not hatch.
If you work on Sunday, you will be sick on Monday,
It brings bad luck to fish on Sunday.
If you turn a spinning wheel around on Sunday, you will get a whipping.
One will have to pick each stitch out with his nose that he sews on Sunday.
If you sew on Sunday, on Judgment Day or in hell you will have to take the stitches out with your nose.
It brings bad luck to use scissors or to sew on Sunday, unless you do not wear a thimble or unless you carry your work to a friend’s house.
If you sew on Sunday, you will die on Monday.
It brings bad luck to iron on Sunday.
It is harmful to darn on Sunday, unless you cross your feet.
It brings bad luck to comb your hair on Sunday.
Sunday is the best day to move.
It causes bad luck to move on Sunday.
It brings good luck to start on a journey on Sunday.
If you start on your journey on Sunday, you will be gone a long time.
If you set tobacco on Sunday, the grub worms will attack it.
If you turn a cow dry on Sunday, her calf will be born in the day time.
It brings bad luck to count eggs on Sunday.
It brings bad luck to turn a feather bed on Sunday.
If you take up the hoe on Sunday, you will not be able to turn it loose.
To burn paper on Sunday brings bad luck.
As goes Monday, so goes the week.
If you have company on Monday, you will have company every day in the week.
If you go visiting on Monday, you will go every day in the week.
Your whole week will be unlucky if you eat in a strange house on Monday.
If you are in a bad humour on Monday, you will be in a bad humour all week.
If you hurt your foot on Monday, it will not get well until Sunday.
If you take out ashes on Monday, you will have bad luck.
It brings good luck to begin a job on Monday.
A letter on Monday means that you will receive two more letters that week.
It brings good luck to receive a nickel early Mon- day morning.
If you keep all you take in on Monday, the amount will increase during the week.
If a man comes to your house the first thing on Monday morning, there will be good luck all that week.
If on Monday morning a woman comes to your house before a man, you will have bad luck all that week.
Monday and Friday are unlucky days for all women who are born in April Mountains
Monday, Friday, and the thirteenth day of the month are unlucky days for a journey.
Set the first hen on Monday for good luck.
You will not have good luck that week if you start to work on Tuesday.
It is unlucky to meet a left-handed person on Tuesday.
Wednesday is a lucky day for collecting money.
Wednesday is the luckiest day of the week for a wedding.
Thursday is the best day for business transactions.
Do not comb your hair on Thursday.
Eggs laid on Friday never decay.
On Friday, the thirteenth, wear odd shoes for good luck.
It brings good luck to begin anything on Friday.
It brings bad luck to pay a debt on Friday.
It is unlucky to fish on Friday.
It causes bad luck to kiss your girl on Friday.
Do not wash your face on Friday.
It causes bad luck to sweep dirt out of the house on Friday, for the house will burn later.
Never carry ashes out of the house after four o’clock in the afternoon on Friday. Wait until Monday morning, or you will lose a dollar that week.
It brings bad luck to move on Friday or Saturday.
It brings bad luck to be born on Saturday. You will have to work hard for a living.
If you cut a garment on Saturday, you will never live to wear it out. “Quick done or never done.”
It causes bad luck to begin building a house on Saturday.
You must not bake a cake on Saturday.
The sun always shines on Saturday, if only for a few minutes.
If you cut your finger nails on Saturday, you will get joy tomorrow.
If you feel that it is Saturday when it is not, you will soon hear of the death of a friend of yours.
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