The James T. Callow Folklore Archive
Never speak ill of the dead; if someone dies, never say
anything bad about them. If you do they could come back and
haunt your house: this would cause discomfort and confusion.
This informant believes this very strongly. She said her
mother has told her tales of happenings to friends. She said
when she gets the time, she would tell me some of those stories.
|Subject headings:||CUSTOM FESTIVAL -- Death Funeral Burial|
BELIEF -- Ghost Spirit Phantom Specter
BELIEF -- Product or activity of man or animal
Date learned: 02-10-1992