bad bad bad luck
i went down to see the fortune teller
was gonna get my future read
she looked at my hand, she said it's bad,
crossed her eyes and fell back dead.
-- Ray Wylie Hubbard
87 out of 169 recognized countries at the United Nations agree that waking up with one of these dolls in your room is bad luck.
especially if it wasn't there when you went to sleep.
(112 countries abstained from the vote.)
Our Daily Challenge: Luck
the spider here is from a recent trip to a farm. the bokeh is that same shot. the ventriloquist dummy was in an antique shop. the bit of grill barely visible to take up some empty space in the back was part of a brick wall. i worked on adding the whole wall in, but at the last minute decided it was too distracting and made a simpler black background underneath everything.