Kraev discusses superstitions about broken mirrors
in his country.
country is Russia. It's an old country, so we have
a lot of superstitions. One of them is about
mirrors. Mirrors as associated with both bad and
were invented many years ago, and over the years
people have developed a lot of superstitions about
Russia, people say if you look in a broken mirror,
you'll have bad luck. They say if you eat and look
in a mirror at the same time, you will 'gorge' your
luck. If you drink at the same moment you look a
mirror, you will 'guzzle' your luck.
you had better not look at a mirror while sitting
on a commode. These things may not be not true, but
some people believe them, and so do I.
Russia, people say if you look in a broken
mirror, you'll have bad
in Russia, mirrors are not associated only with bad
luck. People say if you forget something at home
and have to go back for it, you'll have bad luck,
but if you look in a mirror when you go back,
you'll have good luck.
in all, if I were in your shoes, I would be careful
with a broken mirror. Even if it doesn't bring you
bad or good luck, you need to be careful because
you can cut yourself. Good luck and God help
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