431. If you take a baby in your arms for the first time, and at the same
time wish, you will get your wish before the year is out.
432. Take your Bible and wish. If it opens at and it came to pass, you
will get your wish... Read more of Wishes at Superstitions.ca
Banners yellow, glorious, golden,
On its roof did float and flow;
(This--all this--was in the olden
Time long ago)
And every gentle air that dallied,
In that sweet day,
Along the ramparts plumed and pallid,
A winged odour went away.