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RAIN AND SNOW

IF A BUBBLE FORMS IN A PUDDLE OF RAIN, IT WILL RAIN ALL DAY. WHEN
YOU CAN HEAR YOURSELF WALKING IN THE SNOW, IT WILL GET COLDER.
AND IF IT RAINS ON A BRIDE'S WEDDING DAY, HER LIFE WILL BE FULL
OF TEARS.

Where learned: MICHIGAN ; DETROIT

Subject headings: Observation
BELIEF -- Moon
BELIEF -- Weather sign or control
BELIEF -- Marriage Morning before wedding

Date learned: 02-00-1974

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IT IS A SUPERSTITION THAT IT IS BAD LUCK FOR THE
GROOM TO SEE THE BRIDE BEFORE THE CEREMONY ON
THEIR WEDDING DAY.

Where learned: MICHIGAN ; DEARBORN HEIGHTS

Subject headings: BELIEF -- Marriage Morning before wedding
BELIEF -- Bad luck Crucial moment of life

Date learned: 10-00-1968

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NEITHER THE BRIDE NOR THE GROOM SHOULD SEE EACH
OTHER ON THE MORNING OF THEIR WEDDING. TO PREVENT
BAD LUCK THEY SHOULD SEE EACH OTHER FOR THE FIRST
TIME DURING THE CEREMONY.

Submitter comment: I LEARNED THIS WHEN I WAS SMALL. THIS WAS ALWAYS
SAID BEFORE EACH WEDDING.

Where learned: MICHIGAN ; DETROIT

Subject headings: BELIEF -- Marriage Morning before wedding
BELIEF -- Bad luck Crucial moment of life

Date learned: 12-04-1967

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IT IS CONSIDERED BAD LUCK FOR THE GROOM TO SEE THE
BRIDE IN HER WEDDING GOWN IMMEDIATELY BEFORE THE
WEDDING.

Where learned: MICHIGAN ; UNIVERSITY OF DETROIT ; DETROIT

Subject headings: BELIEF -- Marriage Morning before wedding
BELIEF -- Bad luck Crucial moment of life

Date learned: 10-27-1969

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IT IS BAD LUCK FOR THE BRIDE TO SEE THE GROOM BEFORE
THE WEDDING.

Where learned: MICHIGAN ; DETROIT

Subject headings: BELIEF -- Marriage Morning before wedding
BELIEF -- Bad luck Crucial moment of life

Date learned: 02-28-1970

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