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Knot Spell for Weight Loss

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Materials
Length of black embroidery floss cut to the size of your waist

Take the floss outdoors as the sun begins to set, and spend a moment or two thinking about the things that keep you from losing the excess weight. Then tie nine evenly spaced knots in the floss, saying with each:
  1. First knot:
    By knot of one, I now ignite
    A reduction in my appetite

  2. Second knot:
    By knot of two, my metabolism
    Becomes an active mechanism

  3. Third knot:
    By knot of three, I bind desire
    For unhealthy foods; it now expires

  4. Fourth knot:
    By knot of four, I bind the urge
    To binge and gobble, gorge and splurge

  5. Fifth knot:
    By knot of five, inertia goes
    And exercise, I don’t oppose

  6. Sixth knot:
    By knot of six, all excess weight
    Is bound to quickly dissipate

  7. Seventh knot:
    By knot of seven, I resist
    Servings larger than two fists

  8. Eighth knot:
    By knot of eight, insecurity goes
    Self-worth buds and blooms and grows

  9. Ninth knot:
    By knot of nine, I bind setbacks
    So I stay easily on track
Finally, tie the two ends together while visualizing yourself reaching your goal weight easily and painlessly. Say something like:
By final knot, I set this spell
So each and every single cell
 Of my body and my mind
Works together now to bind
Me to this weight-loss strategy
And a healthy ideology
Until of excess pounds I’m free
As I will, so mote it be
From Everyday Sun Magic, by Dorothy Morrison


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