The James T. Callow Folklore Archive
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SING AT TABLE, YOU WILL MARRY A CRAZY MATE.
Submitter comment: FROM FRIENDS
Where learned: NEIGHBORS HOME
|Subject headings:|| Observation|
BELIEF -- Physically handicapped Deformed
BELIEF -- Marriage
Date learned: 11-05-1967
IF THE BOTTOM OF YOUR FEET ITCH YOU WILL SOON BE WALKING ON STRANGE
GROUND OR IN A STRANGE PLACE.
Submitter comment: INFORMANT JUST MENTIONED THIS ONE DAY.
|Subject headings:|| Spirit / Mind / Body|
BELIEF -- Body part Senses Feet, toes, toenails
Date learned: DATE NOT RECORDED BY COLLECTOR
In Yugoslavia, the bride must bring 40 different items with her to prove that she is versatile and can do all these things. If she fails to do this she can't get married.
Recounted from Mrs. Benestelli's mother, a neighbor, who just returned home from Yugoslavia.
Data entry tech comment:
Motifs added by TRD
James Callow comment:
Original BN [F572] crossed out and replaced with current classification.
|Subject headings:||CUSTOM FESTIVAL -- Marriage|