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Triskaidekaphobia



Triskaidekaphobia
is an unfounded fear
of a two digit number,
thirteen, should it appear

In many public buildings,
on decks of ships at sea,
it skips from twelve to fourteen,
avoiding casualty

Friday thirteenth of the month
occurs two times or more
each year; the heebie-jeebies
cause many to deplore

Irrational behavior
from this superstition
is peculiar manifest:
an odd apparition
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