“Something old” is the first line of a traditional rhyme which details what a bride should wear at her wedding for good luck:
and a silver sixpence in her shoe.
It is often recited as the four “somethings”, not including the sixpence. The rhyme appears to originate in England, an 1898 compilation of English folklore reciting that: In this country an old couplet directs that the bride shall wear:— “Something old, something new, Something borrowed, something blue. wikipedia.org
*Making a card with some of my photographs, I love to photo one-of-a-kind items! *Rare pocket watch 1890 Patek Phillipe with enameling Peacock, I wonder who the rich guy was that carried that around? 🙂 thanks for reading my blog!