Under the term 'mania' are included all those forms of mental
unsoundness in which there is undue excitement. It is divided into
general, intellectual, and moral, and each of the two latter classes
again into general and partial.
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Another charm to banish sickness is make by placing a gold coin in a glass of red wine.
Put this beneath the stars and waning moon for three nights, and each night drink one
third of the wine to shrink your sickness until it's gone. This originated in rural Welsh regions,
with some similar spells appearing in Scotland and England.