School: St. Brendan's (C.), Blennerville

Location:
Blennerville, Co. Kerry
Teacher:
Máire, Bean Uí Mhuircheartaigh
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    9. Never let any 4 shoulder a coffin but four of the same name as the deceased.
    10. Never give a workman a lighted coal for the harvester's pipes. Give matches.
    11. Never return a beasting (first milk after the cow calves) vessel without either an egg or a grain of salt being placed inside.
    12. Never walk under a ladder.
    13. Never refuse Money on a Monday.
    14. Never extinguish a turf fire with water.
    Transcribed by a member of our volunteer transcription project.
    Topics
    1. genre
      1. belief (~391)
        1. folk belief (~2,535)
    Language
    English
    Collector
    Kathleen Quinlan
    Gender
    Female
    Address
    Blennerville, Co. Kerry