|Greek Vase in the Altes Museum of Berlin (photo by |
Marcus Cyron, Wikimedia).
I hope that none of you have superstitious notions. According to a BBC poll just this year, it seems like one in three college kids think it worth giving "lucky underwear" a try, especially just before a college exam!
"When I was 15, I had lucky underwear. When that failed, I had a lucky hairdo, then a lucky race number, even lucky race days. After 15 [more] years, I’ve found the secret to success is simple. It’s [just] hard work."Perseverance in good actions is always the answer, isn't it? God gave each one of us certain gifts and skills, and He wants us to use them. God did NOT say, "Don't forget to go to work today without your Rabbit's foot." NOR did he say, "Make sure you read your horoscope today, it will guide you." And He certainly did NOT say, "Don't forget to wear your lucky underwear." What he did say is found in the First Commandment.
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