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- ...as Voltaire said, incantations will destroy a flock of sheep if administered with a certain quantity of arsenic.Book 2 — Old and Young (52% in)
incantations = the saying of words or sounds believed to have a magical effect
- I look for the man who will bring the arsenic, and don't mind about his incantations."Book 2 — Old and Young (52% in)
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