These are frequently found in the tea-leaves, and must be read

in conjunction with surrounding symbols. If the consultant has a lucky

number, and this appears with good signs, it promises much success. An

unlucky number with gloomy signs predicts misfortune. A journey with a

five near obviously points out that it will be taken in five days, or

weeks, and so on. Ten dots, close together, means ten pounds or

shillings, according to the size and number of the dots. Numbers with

the symbol of a legacy show the amount to be expected.

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