The James T. Callow Folklore Archive
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It has been said that if you urinate in the middle of the
highway, you'll get a star (pimple) under you eye.
Everytime I saw someone with a pimple under his/her eye I would
think about this old saying.
James Callow Keyword(s): Stye
Date learned: 00-00-1970
IF ONE ACQUIRES STYE ON THE EYE, RUB IT WITH A GOLD RING
UNTIL THE RING FEELS WARM AND IT (STYE) WILL DISAPPEAR.
Data entry tech comment:
Updated by TRD
|Subject headings:||BELIEF -- Means of Causing or Avoiding Illness|
Date learned: 04-00-1972