“Cross Your Fingbers”


"Keep in right with Lady Luck, my dear, Find a good luck charm, and keep it near; Love will surely come to you On some lucky day." "Cross your fingers and make a wish, And maybe your wish will come true." Don't break mirrors, keep a horseshoe


  1. MHenry-Appalachians, p. 228, "Cross Your Fingers" (1 text)
  2. BI, MHAp228


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1932 (Henry, from Glada Gully)
Keywords: nonballad magic
Found in: US(Ap)