A UK lottery winner states his lucky scarab beetle helped him take the prize
After matching five numbers and the bonus ball in the united kingdom National Lottery draw, Stephen Birkbeck believes that the victory is all thanks to his lucky beetle that is scarab which he was offered while vacationing in Egypt.
Birkbeck, 43 and from Cumbria, UK, scooped up a pleasant £369,151 ($570,761) through the draw, and said he almost forgot to buy a ticket, just remembering a couple of hours ahead of the deadline.
‘I had been busy with work and almost forgot to place on my numbers,’ said the Cumbrian dad. ‘I always play one line of birthdays of family people and two lucky dip lines.’
Birthdays of loved ones along with other significant dates from life are believed to function as most common choices when playing the same numbers regularly, so this element of BirkBeck’s strategy was nothing brand new.
But the lottery winner does not thank his family if you are born on happy dates; he’s directed all their appreciation for his good fortune to a vacation trinket.
‘a couple of days earlier while looking through some storage boxes in the homely house i came across the scarab beetle which I was provided as a souvenir from my holiday in Egypt,’ he said. ‘we remember I was given it by a local man that is egyptian said ‘this will bring you luck, keep it with you.’ We had forgotten we had it and it was only if I was searching through so Continue reading “UK Lottery Winner Credits Scarab for Chance”