Why Does a Noose Have 13 Knots?

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A noose has 13 knots which is associated with the traditional belief that number 13 is unlucky. Thirteen coils are believed a correct hangman's knot, as if less it may choke a person brutally.
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A 13 knot noose is also known as "a hangman's knot. A 13 knot noose is commonly considered
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1. Bend the end of the rope in half at the point you want the noose. This fold point will be the base of the loop of the noose. 2. Fold the shorter loose end of the rope back down
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They say that making 13 knots on a noose is illegal but it's only a common misconception. The knot is closely associated with the Hangman's knot. report this answer. Updated on Thursday
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