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Magic—White vs. Black

This article was written by Carl Llewellyn Weschcke on October 20, 2011
posted under White Magic

“I am trying to get in touch with the spiritual forces that built the universe so that I may be part of evolving life; he is trying to use them for his own ends. Working on his formula, Frank swells up like a bull frog and Ursula is like a sucked orange. Working with my formula, they would have been the positive and negative poles of a battery, generating current.”

“What sort of current?”

“An intensification of life on all its levels.”

—Pg 105, The Winged Bull, by Dion Fortune, London, Williams & Norgate, 1935.


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