Folklore about Rainbows and Gender

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Rainbow Sex Change

To celebrate our 225th anniversary, we’re looking through our archives to bring you 225 pieces of wit, wisdom, and fun in a series we’re calling Almanac Treasures (see more of them here).

“The ends of the rainbow stand in a river. Anyone who crawls to the river on hands and knees and then drinks the water from which the rainbow is rising will instantly change sex.”

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The Old Farmer's Almanac: Book of Weather Lore

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