#Flashlore 12

“White rabbit,
white rabbit,
white rabbit!”

It’s time for everyone’s favourite superstition again! According to English lore, saying “white rabbit” or just “rabbit” on the first day of the month is good luck.

Painting of large white rabbit with three bunnies, all eating their greens!

Image: Barber, Alfred R. (1841-1925). Four White Rabbits. Available HERE.

Further Reading: Notes and Queries Volume 11 (1909). Available HERE.