A traveler in the South chatted with an aged negro, whom he met in the
"And I suppose you were once a slave?" he remarked.
"Yes, suh," the old colored man answered.
"And, so, after the war, you gained your freedom," the gentleman
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This charm is said to protect children through the night
clear crystal gemstone
A clover leaf, clear crystal, three hairs from your head, three hairs from your child's head, bowl of salt water, bowl of clear water, a clean white sock
Clean the stone of unwanted energies by washing it in the salt water and then rinse it in the clear water. Now put the cloverleaf, stone and hairs into the sock. Hold the sock between your hands and charge this charm by saying three times:
Goddess and God, I pray you
Empower this magic charm of white
Protect my child through the night
Protect his (her) dreams as he (she) sleeps
By the Lady and Lord, so shall it be!