I’m trying. So far, I have done everything I can to help make 1986 a better year. I started off by eating blackeyed peas and fried jowl on New Year’s Day for two reasons, one being the old belief that such food eaten on the first day of the new year will bring good luck throughout the year; but the main reason being, because I like them!
I tried to pay my bills on the last day of the year because it is supposed to be bad luck to go into the new year owing anyone else money.
I tried to earn some money on the first day of the year because that is, supposedly, a sign that I will earn money throughout the new year.
To read more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition. https://www.etypeservices.com/J.%20V.%20Rockwell%20PublishingID251/