Cozy Corner Christmas & Gift Store
Beautiful wood sign with mistletoe legend. It reads: mistletoe is one of the famous symbols of Christmas and also the most recognizable; it is one of the most sacred and magical plants in Christian folklore. The sprigs of this plant are extensively used in Christmas decorations and it is also believed that the plant can protect your house from lightning and fire. This is why many people also leave the springs all the year-round. There's also a traditional belief that mistletoe is a plant of peace and that a kiss under this plant ensures undying love and friendship. The belief that no lady standing under decorated mistletoe can refuse to be kissed his obviously a major attraction for young men. And a kiss under a mistletoe is often interpreted as a proposal of marriage. Though most of these beliefs and superstitions are of pagan significance, they are still prevalent in all their glory; the legend of mistletoe being a widely celebrated one.