(1) Cadaveric appearance; ashy white colour. (2) Cessation of the
circulation and respiration, no sound being heard by the stethoscope.
Cessation of the circulation may be determined by (a) placing a ligature
round the base of a finger (Ma... Read more of Signs Of Death at Forensic Medicine.ca
Special tools: Cauldron filled with salt water
Cast the circle
Invocation of the Goddess
I greet the Lady and call upon thee Mighty Mother of us all, bringer of all fruitfulness.
I ask you, Mother, to descend upon my circle and reside within me, thy priest/ess.
Invocation of the God
I call upon thee O Great Father, Sun and Consort of the Mother ,who brings her light and warmth.
forth Mighty Horned One. Live now within the body of this thy priest/ess.
Anoint forehead with salt water "I cleanse my thoughts that they might be pure and honest -
grant that they always be pleasing to the God and Goddess."
"I cleanse my voice that all that I say might be for good and naught for ill or harm."
"I cleanse my heart that it might be open, giving and full of light. Grant that I might give
freely of my love and care to others."
"I cleanse my hands that I might use them for workings of good, to help and never to harm."
"I cleanse my feet that they might take me far in life, that my journeys may be filled with love,
light, peace and the joy of the Goddess and God."
Meditation for a time.
Cakes and Wine (eating bread and drinking wine or juice to restore energies spent during ritual)
Release the circle, thank the God and Goddess.