Do you believe that you should hold your breath while driving
by a cemetery? What other superstitions do you believe
in now? What superstitions do you remember from your
childhood? Share your experiences on our site.
The most common fear is if you do not hold your breath
while passing a cemetery, you risk the chance of an evil spirit
possessing your soul, or worse, death.
There are many versions of the urban legend that say you must
hold your breath while driving past a cemetery.
Other versions say that it is to show respect to the dead as they
can no longer breath.
It’s also believed that for every breath you take, a spirit is
awoken from their grave.