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post #11 of 18 Old 11-13-2009, 02:31 PM
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Originally Posted by Speed Racer View Post
Springwolf, I've never heard that, and in fact, the fear of the number 13 and Fridays are a worldwide phenomenon, not just in Christian countries. The Turkish people especially, loathe the number 13.

Besides, you're quoting the legend incorrectly. The King of France and the Pope were supposed to be at odds with each other, and the Pope had excommunicated the King. Which is why the King put out an order to jail and then kill the Knights of the Templar.

There are differing opinions concerning the legend, nor has there ever been corroborating evidence for or against it.

I consider the number 13 to be lucky, because it's the number of Christ and the disciples. Plus, who doesn't love Friday?
Oh i do know its a world wide phenomenom...this was just what i had heard to be the modern reason.

I was always under the impression they were together...I'll have to go and look it up again!!
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post #12 of 18 Old 11-13-2009, 04:28 PM
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I've never gave it much thought one way or the other until today.....
First it started last night, I twisted my knee while moving an antique treadle sewing machine and fell so it hurt I wrapped it and by this morning it was better until........
I went to feed the horses their morning feed, Justice was lame I'm watching him walk and not paying attention to where I am going step in a hole twist my left ankle and down I go AGAIN and land on what? my right knee ugh..yes today has been unlucky and still don't know why justice is limping around no visible injuries no heat in the joints, hoof looks ok..gotta be the day I tell ya lol

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post #13 of 18 Old 11-13-2009, 04:58 PM
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I have a supper date with my Step Mom and my Dad, that's enough bad luck to last me a life time!
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post #14 of 18 Old 11-13-2009, 05:26 PM
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I got married in Feb on Friday the 13th! haha,well see how bad luck it is!

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post #15 of 18 Old 11-13-2009, 05:30 PM
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I Got 24 Faults At A Show Jumping Competition:/
But I Dont Blame it On Friday 13th lol its me and my horses 2nd show since february so we're still trying to get back into the swing of things

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post #16 of 18 Old 11-13-2009, 07:21 PM
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Not any bad luck here, and it's safely Saturday 14th here already.

Even that was otherwise a hard day. I spent over 10hrs with my studies. I don't normally study that long at a time. (Some kind of bad luck?)

"On hyviä vuosia, kauniita muistoja, mutta kuitenkaan, en saata unohtaa,
Että koskaan en ole yksin, varjo seuraa onneain.
Vaikka myrsky hetkeksi tyyntyykin, varjo seuraa onneain.
Ja pian taas uusin hönkäyksin, varjo seuraa onneain.
Hei tuu mun luo, pieneksi hetkeksi. Puhutaan, varjoni, valkoiseksi enkeliksi."

Pelle Miljoona - Varjo seuraa onneain

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post #17 of 18 Old 11-19-2009, 04:39 PM
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I was born on june 13th ;; it was a friday (:

Lola Luffnangle. <3 Heres to forever!
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post #18 of 18 Old 11-20-2009, 11:51 AM
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Originally Posted by SpringWolf View Post
Not many people are aware why its such bad luck or day.

On Friday October 13, 1307, the pope of Rome along with the King of France, deployed a secret death warrant against the Kights Templar.

They were tortured and executed as heretics.

Jacques DeMolay, their Grand Master was arrested and tortured and crucified before he was killed.

And before Jacques DeMolay died, he caursed both the pope and the King of Frnce and with in a year both had died a painful death.

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