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Thread #58232   Message #920842
Posted By: kytrad (Jean Ritchie)
28-Mar-03 - 05:57 PM
Thread Name: rhymes for counting Magpies
Subject: RE: BS: Magpies
In Kentucky it's bluebirds, not magpies. It goes up to nine only, but you keep on saying it (or singing it) until the flock rises to fly, and whatever you're saying at the moment will 'tell your fortune.'