Which month is best to tie the knot? Setting a wedding date is already complicated enough trying to accommodate your family and friends and your choice of wedding venue, without taking the following superstitions into account.
Married when the year is new, he’ll be loving kind and true.
When February birds do mate you may wed, or dread your fate.
If you wed when March winds blow Joy and sorrow both you'll know.
Marry in April when you can Joy for maiden and the man.
Marry in the month of May and you'll surely rue the day.
Marry when the June roses grow over land and sea you'll go.
Those who in July do wed will labour for their daily bread.
Whoever wed in August be, many a change is sure to see.
Marry in September's shine, your living will be rich and fine.
If in October you do marry love will come, but riches tarry.
If you wed in bleak November only joys will come, remember.
When December's snows fall fast, marry and true love will last.
The day of your special date
Monday for health
Tuesday for wealth
Wednesday's the best of all
Thursday brings crosses
And Friday losses
But Saturday - no luck at all
A January bride will be a prudent housekeeper, and very good tempered
A February bride will be an affectionate wife, and a tender mother
A March bride will be a frivolous chatterbox, somewhat given to quarreling
An April bride will be inconsistent, or forceful, but well-meaning
A May bride will be handsome, agreeable, and practical
A June bride will be impetuous, and generous
A July bride will be handsome, but a trifle quick-tempered
An August bride will be agreeable, and practical as well
A September bride will be discreet, affable, and much liked
An October bride will be pretty, coquettish, loving but jealous
A November bride will be liberal and kind, but sometimes cold
A December bride will be fond of novelty, entertaining but extravagant