i will shield you from my mother’s wrath, my pretty one;
i was sent to curse you but will give you blessings instead.
i offer you my heart and my hand, my present and my future, 160 more words
There are a number of unusual dichotomies pertaining to magic in The Golden Ass, such as day/night, male/female, prayer/spell-work, and the split between locations that magic is practiced: either in Greece or abroad. 593 more words