And got caught up in superstition
Scared to split pole, duck black cats
Once in a while, threw salt over my back
A superstition is something you believe in that doesn’t actually make any sense. For example, throwing salt is supposed to give you good luck, while black cats and splitting the pole is considered bad luck. When two people are walking, and one walks by the left side of a pole, and the other walks by the right side, it is called “splitting the pole”.
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