No, I am not talking about the cereal Lucky Charms.
What helps you feel confident and protected?
Why Do We Touch Wood For Luck?
Where does the saying knock on wood come from? This practice originates from the Ancient Britons who believed that trees had spirits. They would touch the trees out of respect to the spirits. The practice has remained over the years with people touching trees and later wood for luck. Of course American Indians have always known that everything is living and has a spirit.
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What helps me feel lucky is my father’s army dog tags, which I wear on a chain around my neck at all times. When I’m feeling stressed or just need to feel his wisdom and I hold the tags in my hands. When I do that I calm down.
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