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Old 01-08-2020, 11:45 PM   #17
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Default Re: [Thaumatology] Alternate Spell/Ritual Categories: Colours of Magic

Originally Posted by ericthered View Post
black magic is purple in the above system.

Green seems a little odd to me, in that it covers "The works of man". Is this because metal, pottery, and so forth come from "earth"?
Exactly, yes.

As for 'black magic,' the term isn't used in every culture, and IIRC is mocked in Witchworld as the babbling of the ignorant. I decided that dividing magic into 'black' and 'white' didn't fit the philosophy of whatever culture uses this system.
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