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I Am Superstitious

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    Sometimes I'm Superstitious

    Not always.  I consider black cats to be lucky, and I'll walk under ladders, but I always toss a bit of salt over my shoulder when I spill some. Once I read that gypsy folklore claims it's unlucky to sweep dirt out the door, because you also sweep away the household luck...
    mysteria mysteria 41-45, F Aug 20, 2008

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    The Door...

    i always go out the door the same way i came in.
    2010mamadi 2010mamadi 31-35, F Jan 28, 2012

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    TEJAS10 TEJAS10 13-15 Nov 25, 2012

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    Happy Lunar New Year!

    If your zodiac is of the horse, this year will provide super bad luck for you... Here are some superstitious precautions for today! Wear red underwear the more red clothing the better. Don't eat meat or drink alcohol or do drugs. Buy a papaya and take it home and just leave...
    kennytnguyen kennytnguyen 22-25, M Jan 31

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    Say 'no' to Crying

    Crying brings bad luck. I used to fight against my tears from flowing out or at least reducing the volume of tears being produced during the process. Sounds weird though.
    joantmy joantmy 22-25, F Apr 25, 2008

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    Hasn't Been A Good 24 Hours...

    I just bought lunch and the total came to $13.34 and so the cash register displayed the change on a $20 as $6.66. But they always round me down to the nearest dollar (since I spend so much in there?) so my total came to flat $13.00. Combine that with the nightmare I had last...
    lesshissMORECAT lesshissMORECAT 31-35 1 Response Jun 10, 2011

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    I believe that things happen in 3's,

    I believe in unlucky 13, I believe in throwing salt over my shoulder when I knock over the salt shaker, etc.
    bookworm2014 bookworm2014 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 15

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    1401 Youtube Videos, Woo Hoo!

    finally not gonna die with 1300 videos :-D
    lesshissMORECAT lesshissMORECAT 31-35 2 Responses Jul 9, 2011

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    I Was Not Superstitious...until One Day I Got A Job Far From Home.

    It was 400 miles away . It was tough moving that far. There was hardly any housing there. I hadn't moved into a place so I went and got a p.o. box. It was 1313. I laughed it off until I got fired a month later. No job, renting a room. I never have 13 of anything now. I am...
    nemo669 nemo669 41-45, M Dec 31, 2011

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    Superstitious Yorkshire lad!

    I am very superstitious Pagan Yorkshire lad, I believe in ghosts, spirits of nature, touching wood, not opening an umbrella indoors, not putting new shoes on the table, unlucky 13 and unlucky friday, not walking under a ladder, four-leaf clovers, lucky horseshoes and lucky...
    IFeelSoLonely101 IFeelSoLonely101 18-21, M Mar 25

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    Different Kind Of Superstition

    I believe that if i dont finish something, like a puzzle or a activity, bad luck will come. it's proven itself true several times. I also strongly believe in karma. That is part of the reason i'm such a nice person. When ever I used to make a rude comment to someone in my past it...
    angeliceyes11 angeliceyes11 18-21, F May 18, 2011

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    Umbrella'S Indoors And Three Drains

    I'm not particularly superstitious with anything, which is why I haven't joined this group. However, when it comes to people opening umbrella's indoors I go absolutely ballistic. I hate it. It just makes me completely freak out. I used to work in a shop and I hated it when it...
    AlreadyExiled AlreadyExiled 18-21, F Apr 3, 2013

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    Yellow Lighters and the Behlet

    I'm not suspicious about a lot of things, but yellow lighters seem to cause me bad luck.  Since high school whenever i have a yellow lighter in a car, there is an accident (and usually i am not driving) So i don't like them The Behlet is a necklace in the Berserk Anime...
    Shierke Shierke 26-30, F Mar 30, 2008

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    Well a little... You see in the uk we can be

    superstitious about magpies, there is a rhyme that accompanies it... When going through a particularly bad time in my life I just could not cope with seeing a single magpie (one for sorrow, two for joy). I would almost crash the car, I would become so distracted and desperate...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Apr 1

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    Slightly Superstitious

    As long as I can remember I have been slightly superstitious. I always always always hold my breath and turn off my radio when I drive by a cemetery, I can't walk on a crack, and I have to open a window after somebody dies at my work (CNA at a nursing home)
    Froggy20 Froggy20 18-21 1 Response Dec 19, 2011

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    Some Things I Can't Do

    Truthfully, I believe in the black cat, broken mirror, and walking under ladder superstitions.  I mean, if I see any of them, I do my best to avoid them.  I won't touch mirrors or windows and stay away from the areas with ladders in places like Home Depot.  If there's a black...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Aug 6, 2011

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    To Be Or Not to Be Superstitious

     What I like in superstition is 'super' . I like the idea that things are more than what they seem to be.  I can hardly  separate aesthetism from superstition. If you somewhat believe in beauty you are superstitious. You believe. That something is good. And to me such...
    EarthlingWise EarthlingWise 41-45 6 Responses Jun 20, 2009

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    ORACIÓN POR LA ABUNDANCIA: "Todos podemos

    utilizar esto. Es una oración simple que sólo requiere treinta segundos. No se duerman en esto. Alguien recibió recientemente esto por primera vez y recibió exactamente lo suficiente para dejar a cero la cuenta de todas las tarjetas de crédito. Si necesita bendiciones...
    tor1medina tor1medina 18-21, F Apr 18

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    I'm only posting this

    because my story number was at 66... and there's no way I'm leaving it at 66!!!! Yeah I'm silly superstitious.i can't stand numbers ending in 1, 3, 6, or 9. Don't ask me. I don't know why? Those numbers just creep me and bug me. I'm a weirdo like that. ;)
    TheShadowedGirl TheShadowedGirl 31-35 1 Response Jul 13

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    Stevie Wonder

    Stevie wrote this song for Jeff Beck.Before Jeff was about to release it as a single,Stevie beat him to it.......iLove both versions.
    sharpTresHombre sharpTresHombre 41-45, M Mar 2, 2010

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    13/13/13

    My friend, Emily Oaks (Marsha's daughter) is turning 13 on friday the 13th in the year 2013 (this year). lucky or unlucky?
    NarutoShippudenFanGirl NarutoShippudenFanGirl 16-17, F 2 Responses Apr 14, 2013

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    I Barked At A Black Cat

    One night when i got off work i stopped at the local gas station for something to eat. i saw a black cat outside the store. i knew there was no way to avoid us crossing paths so i made the sign of the cross and then i started barking at the cat after i got out of the car. The...
    astounded1088 astounded1088 31-35, M Mar 2, 2013

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    When We Get Luck Does Someone Else Pay For It?

    "Over here" (in my life) there is a superstition that if you find a headsup penny, then the person who lost that penny in effect pays for your good fortune. When I leave pennies in a Have A Penny Need a Penny, they are always tails up.
    lesshissMORECAT lesshissMORECAT 31-35 3 Responses Jun 10, 2011

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    "A Hole In My Soul"

    Chained to this Aerosmith's song goes my worst memories of the last year...
    lucesitasil lucesitasil 26-30, F Jan 31, 2013

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    Related Experiences

    I'm getting tired of people asking me to purchase one more product just because my total equals a significant number. Numbers do not mean anything, especially numbers from the past...
    reelman4372 reelman4372 31-35, M Aug 4

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    I'm not superstitious but I am stitious, I feel that there has to be A heightened level of stitiousness to be superstitious.
    Thisgeezer Thisgeezer 31-35, M 1 Response a week ago

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    Right from the time when I realized what I should believe and what I should not believe, I have become scientific in my approach. From the age of 14, I refused to believe in all...
    VasanthMSV VasanthMSV 13-15, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    1) My favourite subject is English. I think it's one of the only subjects where I can tell I've actually achieved things. 2) I have rheumatic heart fever. 3) I've always wanted...
    gruuyi gruuyi 13-15, T 2 Responses Jul 21

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    1) My name is Chris. 2) I have Schizoaffective Disorder. 3) I am left handed and do everything left handed except playing guitar. 4) I play bass guitar. 5) I love being...
    AnAutumnWind AnAutumnWind 36-40, M 1 Response Jul 22

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    I have a soft heart for kids, because they can tell you things you don't expect to hear from an average person, like the superstitious information. Don't underestimate the mind of...
    kamachulu kamachulu 22-25, M Jul 29

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    Yeah I do! And she is like stupendous! I'm superstitious so I ask her like, questions that sound absurd to adults and the responses I get sometimes! Children under the age of 8...
    kamachulu kamachulu 22-25, M 1 Response Aug 13

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    To preface, I'd like to say HELLOOO i'm new to EP and just signed up today. I'm an 18-year-old girl going on 19 next Sunday and i'd really appreciate some advice on DPD. I...
    kellythewolf kellythewolf 18-21, F a week ago

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    1) What is the best thing about your gender? I get to develop a relationship with a baby before I meet him/her. 2) What was the last book you read? Miranda Hart: Is It Just Me? 3...
    ForeverIsOver ForeverIsOver 13-15, F 6 days ago

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