Tagged: wood


Knocking on Wood Superstition

Knocking on wood is a widespread practice rooted in superstition. We tap our knuckles against a hard surface, often wood, to avert tempting fate or to ensure that we continue to experience good luck....


Aircraft, Airplanes and Flying

Before flying: Touching wood is good luck as long as you touch a living tree and not something made from “dead” wood such as a chair, table or desk. It’s unlucky to use the...