Today is Friday the 13th and if that gives you the heebie jeebies, then you might suffer from paraskevidekatriaphobia.
What is that you ask? It’s a persistent, irrational fear of Friday the 13th. The superstitious say if you can pronounce the term, you will be cured of the phobia so here is exactly how to pronounce it: para-skev-EE-dek-a-tri-a-pho-bia.
Now that we got that out of the way, here are 11 superstitions to be aware of today:
(Note: We couldn’t share 13 superstitions with you because well, that number is just bad luck.)
To fit the occasion, enjoy “Superstition” by Stevie Wonder:
Katherine Viloria is Beasley Media Group's Fort Myers Digital Content Manager. She loves to write, snap photos, and watch Grey's Anatomy. Connect with her on Instagram @alittlethisalittlekat