Then I spotted another..
I didn't have my glasses with me and I hadn't gone out looking for them - they just seemed to jump into my sight and eventually I ended up with...
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This is the clump of clover, if you look there are lots in there.
Toby stood still for all of two minutes and was anxious to be on his way - so I muttered a "Thank you" to the four-leaf clover fairy and followed him.
I hadn't gone looking for them, they just waved at me.
My family will tell you that this is not an unusual occurrence for me. I can be walking along, head in the clouds, glance down and hey presto! It probably just means that my brain is very good at picking out that particular pattern amongst all the regular clover leaves.
Traditionally four-leaf clovers are supposed to symbolise good luck, especially if found accidentally... The first leaf is said to represent faith, the second hope, the third is for love, and the fourth for luck.
I have yet to win the lottery, but I do consider myself to have been lucky in so many ways.
I would love to share these clovers amongst you, but I have read that it is unlucky to do so... I suppose the next best thing would be to offer to show you where this clump of clover is, then you can see for yourself.