The James T. Callow Folklore Archive
TO PREVENT BAD FORTUNE
IF YOU GIVE A PPERSON A PIN OR A KNIFE, THE ERSON
MUST PICK HIMSELF WITH THE PIN OR ELSE GIVE THE
PERSON WHO GAVE HIM THE PIN OR KNIFE A PENNY.
IF THIS ISN'T DONE, THE TWO PEOPLE WILL GET INTO A
FIGHT AND WILL BECOME ENEMIES.
Submitter comment: SHE HEARD THIS SINCE THE TIME SHE WAS SMALL.
|Subject headings:||BELIEF -- Street Trip Relations between relatives, friends, host and guest Social class Rank|
BELIEF -- Use of Object Manufactured objects, homemade, machined
BELIEF -- Use of Object Human beings and their activities
Date learned: 11-07-1967