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"In folk magic and mythology, crossroads may represent a location 'between the worlds' and, as such, a site where supernatural spirits can be contacted and paranormal events can take place. Symbolically, it can mean a locality where two realms touch and therefore represents liminality, a place literally 'neither here nor there', 'betwixt and between'. One may attend upon a crossroads a certain number of times, either at midnight or just before dawn, and one will meet a 'black man', whom some call the Devil.
'Old Nick' is a British nickname for the Devil."

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