The James T. Callow Folklore Archive
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AS SOON AS A PERSON IS DEAD, YOU SOULD STOP ALL THE CLOCKS IN THE
HOUSE AND COVER THEM; TURN OR COVER ALL MIRRORS; LIGHT A CANDLE
NEXT TO THE BED; PUT SOME BLESSED WATER AND A BRANCH OF "TAMARIN"
NEXT TO THE BODY; PUT A BUCKET OF WATER IN THE ROOM SO THAT THE
SOUL OF THE DEFUNCT COULD WASH ITSELF.
Where learned: GUADELOUPE
|Subject headings:||BELIEF -- Plant|
BELIEF -- Death Funeral Burial
Date learned: 00-00-1980
Six of one, half dozen of another
My pet answer to probably any question put to me.
Data entry tech comment:
Motifs added by TRD
James Callow comment:
Question mark next to Collector's comment.
Original BN [V600] crossed out. Replaced wtih current classification.
MM Six...another CO [THIS IS] my pet answer to...
Located in pile marked Duplicates and Other Rejects
James Callow Keyword(s): NUMBERS
|Subject headings:||PROVERB -- Proverbial Metaphor|