During World War One (1914-1918), soldiers fought in trenches, watching our for the enemy, who were never very far away, in their trenches. It was believed that striking a match at night and lingting three cigarettes with it, gave the enemy time to aim and fire at the match’s light and thus the soldiers themselves. So, lighting a third cigarette with the same match was not only unlucky, it. was dangerous too.
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