The AIRT-O’-THE-CLICKY is an old Scots word for a walker’s or wayfarer’s tradition: a stick is held upright then let to fall to the ground, and a new journey is started in whatever direction it points. The Gallovidian Encyclopedia, 1824 (via @HaggardHawks)

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