There was once a shepherd-boy who kept his flock at a little distance
from the village. Once he thought he would play a trick on the villagers
and have some fun at their expense. So he ran toward the village crying
out, with all his might,--
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Required ingredients: black figure candle, pieces of cord.
By air and earth, by water and fire, so, be ye bound as I desire.
Tie cord around candle's feet.
By three and nine, your power I bind, by moon and sun, my will be done.
Tie cord around waist of candle.
Sky and sea, keep harm from me, cord go round, power be bound.
Tie cord around candle's neck.
Light revealed, now be sealed
Snuff candle. So mote it be!