Today is St Barbara’s Day. According to legend, if you cut a twig from a cherry tree and it blooms on or before Christmas Day then good luck will come to the person who cut it. If it blooms on December 25th precisely then this is regarded as a particularly good sign for the future.

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    This was yesterday but this is My Patron Saint.
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    Wish I could find a cherry tree…
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    Today is St Barbara’s Day. According to legend, if you cut a twig from a cherry tree and it blooms on or before...
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    4 de dezembro de 2012 :)
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