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Almost like an incantation of protection, a practice of softness.
MY PANDEMIC BABY IS PULLING US OUT OF OUR COZY CAVE. BUT HOW WILL THE WORLD SEE A DISABLED MOTHER LIKE ME?REBEKAH TAUSSIGAPRIL 28, 2021TIME
She sounds like Holiday, but what she’s offering is less an act of mimicry than an intimate incantation, a spell of protectiveness.
THE UNITED STATES VS. BILLIE HOLIDAY IS A MESSY BUT PASSIONATE TRIBUTE TO AN AMERICAN LEGENDSTEPHANIE ZACHAREKFEBRUARY 26, 2021TIME
There a familiar sound met his ears—the roll of a drum followed by an incantation in a quavering, high-pitched voice.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
They met by the parapet of the Quai, just as Père Bracasse had come to the end of his incantation.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
Whenever they passed an embedded fakir, they obtained an incantation from his lips, but still Baal-Zeboub failed.
DEVIL-WORSHIP IN FRANCEARTHUR EDWARD WAITE
And now he began to speak, not loudly, but with solemn deliberation, as though he were uttering an incantation.
DREAM TALES AND PROSE POEMSIVAN TURGENEV
I have extensive knowledge of incantation, poetry, magic, and I know these concern your problem.
THE JEWELS OF APTORSAMUEL R. DELANY
For this I've wrought until my weary tongue, Blister'd with incantation, flags in speech, And half declines its office.
THE ONTARIO READERS: THE HIGH SCHOOL READER, 1886MINISTRY OF EDUCATION
Locke, the producer of the music in the incantation scene in Macbeth, as now sung and played, was the contemporary of Purcell.
THE MIRROR OF LITERATURE, AMUSEMENT, AND INSTRUCTIONVARIOUS
In our own country, incantation and conjuration, as already observed, were by no means uncommon.
THE MYSTERIES OF ALL NATIONSJAMES GRANT
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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