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Friday 13th

Discussion in 'Personal' started by Memphismojo, Nov 10, 2015.

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It's unlucky and with good reason

  1. Total superstition

    9 vote(s)
    69.2%
  2. I've had a few things happen so...

    4 vote(s)
    30.8%
  1. Memphismojo

    Memphismojo Established commenter

    is in 3 days. Often associated with bad luck and catastrophe, in some cultures it's considered lucky. What is it for you?
     
  2. needabreak

    needabreak Star commenter

    The start of the weekend *YAY... get a round in early!
     
    midnight_angel likes this.
  3. Memphismojo

    Memphismojo Established commenter

    So is that total superstition?
     
  4. Lascarina

    Lascarina Star commenter

    I won't even get out of bed.
     
  5. lanokia

    lanokia Star commenter

    It's when my friend Mr Vorhees pays a visit.
     
  6. felltogroundinberkeleysquare

    felltogroundinberkeleysquare Established commenter

    Friday 13th can happen any day. Last Friday my steels didn't come, but they are up now. So I missed a day of progress, nothing to worry about, since it gave me the opportunity to dance without builders listening.

    I think my builders get worried about the dancing, but who cares?
     
  7. bombaysapphire

    bombaysapphire Star commenter

    We have a non-uniform day so hyper kids. Definitely unlucky for some.

    I walked into work one Friday 13th. There were three lifts and they were all on the sixth floor so the display read 666. Despite such a bad omen the day was uneventful.
     
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  8. jacob

    jacob Lead commenter

    It is complete testicles. But i will be wearing a black cat as a scarf (well kitten, luckily daughter's cat has some).
     
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  9. Memphismojo

    Memphismojo Established commenter

    I wonder why some cultures consider it lucky?
     
  10. lanokia

    lanokia Star commenter

    They probably wonder why we consider it unlucky...
     
  11. Memphismojo

    Memphismojo Established commenter

    They probably do. I'm curious as to how these differences arose. I must look into it.
     
  12. Findlotte

    Findlotte Established commenter

    Just another Friday....although I think this one is non-uniform.
     
  13. lexus300

    lexus300 Star commenter

    Just another retirement day:)
     
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  14. landaise

    landaise Occasional commenter

    Considered lucky here in France, people have a flutter on scratchcards and there's an extra lottery draw. More play on Friday 13th than other days
     
  15. BelleDuJour

    BelleDuJour Star commenter

    Lucky.
    Mr Belle and I met on 13th.
    We both have children born on 13th.
    We got engaged on 13th.
    We married on 13th.
    We moved into Belle Towers on Friday 13th.
    Nothing but good luck for us.
     
  16. jacob

    jacob Lead commenter

    Lets hope it don't burn down on the 13th!
     
  17. racroesus

    racroesus Star commenter

    For balanced reporting we need the Mr Belle view.
     
    monicabilongame likes this.
  18. Memphismojo

    Memphismojo Established commenter

    Did you retire on Friday 13th?
     
  19. Memphismojo

    Memphismojo Established commenter

    Sounds good to me. Do more people win on Friday 13th?
     
  20. Memphismojo

    Memphismojo Established commenter

    Very lucky for both of you. Well done for choosing the date.
     
    BelleDuJour likes this.

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