Magpie Stories, The

Ten tales for the superstitious inspired by the magpie rhyme.

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02Two For Joy20020219by Katie Hims. Moya has always been the kind of woman nobody notices, but a chance comment by the butcher changes everything.
0103Three For A Girl20020220by Katie Hims. For her wedding, Roberta protects herself from bad luck by following all the old superstitions.
0104Four For A Boy20020221Ten tales inspired by the magpie rhyme.|4: `Four for a Boy' by Charlotte Jones.|In 1968, Anne wanted a son - a girl baby would not do.|With Jan Ravens and Mark Rice-Oxley.
0105Five For Silver200202225: `Five for Silver' by Shelley Silas.|There are surprise guests at a 25-year celebration.
0106Six For Gold20020225by Shelley Silas.|A man gives his wife a good luck token.
0107Seven For A Secret Never To Be Told20020226Ten tales for the superstitious. 7: `Seven for a Secret Never to Be Told' by Sebastian Baczkiewicz. A customer tells a barber a secret that he would rather not have heard.
0108Eight For A Lie20020227by Sebastian Baczkiewicz. A novelist famous for stories of his idyllic childhood makes an important discovery.
0109Nine For Truth20020228by Shelley Silas. A woman wants to know what her husband is really up to.
0110The Secret Of Eternal Youth20020301Ten tales for the superstitious.|10: `The Secret of Eternal Youth' by Katie Hims.|A girl meets a boy at the fair who, though most unsuitable, has an attractive secret.
WH01One For Sorrow20020218Ten tales for the superstitious inspired by the magpie Charlotte Jones.|Howard finds his ideal woman.|With Paul Ritter.|Directed by Claire Grove