A pale full Moon indicates rain, while a red one brings wind.
A few days after full or new moon, changes of weather are thought more probable than at any other time. -Scotland
A circle or halo round the moon signifies rain rather than wind, unless the moon stand erect within the ring, when both are portended. - Francis Bacon, English philosopher (1561–1626)
Fence posts should be set in the dark of the Moon to resist rotting.
People speak of the new moon lying on her back or being ill-made as a prognostic of wet weather.
To many sky watchers, the Moon is home to the gods. Plutarch, a first-century Greek essayist, considered it a way station for the coming and going of souls.
It is unlucky to sleep in the moonlight, or worse, be born in the moonlight.
Dig your horseradish in the full Moon for the best flavor.
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