Friday the 13th

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    Friday the 13th

    Have you ever wondered where the fear of the number 13 came from? I mean, some people consider 13 to be so unlucky that they refuse to stay in room 13 in a hotel, the 13th floor in buildings is omitted, and there are those who would not even get out of bed on Friday, the 13th. What is it about a number that has people in such a knot? The term for the fear of the number 13 is trikaidekaphobia. Here are some bad associations linked to the number 13 in history worth looking at. 1) The Mercedes-Benz carrying Princess Diana and Dodi Al-Fayed on the night of 31st…

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    The Number 13

    Have you ever wondered where the fear of the number 13 came from? I mean, some people consider 13 to be unlucky to the extent that they refuse to stay in room 13 in a hotel, the 13th floor in buildings are omitted, and there are those who would not get out of bed on Friday, the 13th. What is it about a number that has people in such a knot? The term for the fear of the number 13 is trikaidekaphobia. Bad association linked to the number 13 in history are worth looking at. The Mercedes-Benz carrying Princess Diana and Dodi Al-Fayed on the night of 31st August 1997,…