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Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Magicians & Priests

Sts. Cyprian and Justina

Reading Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell by Susanna Clarke, and on page 521 I came across this line:
"There used to be a proverb - quite defunct now - something about priests sowing wheat and magicians sowing rye, all in the same field.4
I enjoyed the accompanying footnote:

Footnote regarding heresy and magic.

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