Since spinning wool was such a vital and integral part of daily life for thousands of years, it stands to reason that a lot of lore and mythology would surround it. I wonder if the Catholics have a patron saint for wool/spinning/weaving. I bet they do... *note to self* Google "patron saint of weaving".Marchwind said:
Great! While I am asking St. Joseph for a little intercession on selling my house, I might throw in a request to St. Catherine too! Couldn't hurt!Marchwind said:
Sheesh, I have been blaming my grandson all this time. Note to self: must clean out cobwebs. :rotfl:Sherri C said:But if you're lazy or dirty she will tangle up your bobbins into a mess! Also, when it snows we say that Frau Holle is shaking out her feather bed.