Moon Folklore of the Day

As many days from the first new moon, so many times will it thaw during the winter.

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    Clear Moon, Frost soon. -Scottish proverb

    Babies born a day after the full Moon enjoy success and endurance.

    If the new moon appear with the points of the crescent turned up, the month will be dry. If the points are turned down, it will be wet.

    Anything cut during the waning moon will not grow, including plants, hair, and fingernails.

    The moon appearing larger at sunset, and not dim, but luminous, portends fair weather for several days.- Francis Bacon, English philosopher (1561–1626)

    If you glimpse the new Moon over your right shoulder, you will have good luck.

    If one gets ill on the eighth day of a new moon they will die.

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