Friday the 13th Myths

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Rough Seas Ahead

Myth: A ship will be cursed with bad luck if it sets sail on Friday the 13th.

It’s also believed by some that a captain won’t take a ship out to sea with 12 crew members to avoid having a total of 13 on board (including the captain). We’re putting money on this just being an old sea tale.

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