The James T. Callow Folklore Archive
Years ago, when the girls would wash clothes on the washboard and would get the front of their dresses sopping wet, everyone would say that she would marry a drunkard.
Data entry tech comment:
Motifs added by TRD
James Callow comment:
Original BN [B662] crossed out. Replaced wtih current classifications.
P870 - Omen?
P545 - Belief about Marriage?
They don't believe it, but they say it when the occassion arises
|Subject headings:|| Observation|
BELIEF -- Marriage
SPEECH -- Formula