Black Cat for Luck: But Good or
by Tom Carty (Thomas O’ Carthaigh),
Tullamore (Tullach Mhor), Ireland
n Ireland and the UK—us Irish don’t like the phrase “British Isles”—a black cat crossing your path was seen as good luck, whereas all my continental friends, Gemanic and Slavic, all say it
is bad luck.
strange how people look on things ...