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In the ancient world, the goddesses who created the cosmos with their spinning were also deities of magick, Magick is often spoken of as knotting or weaving, and magicians as spirit weavers, web weavers, or net weavers. In fact, the word religion comes from the latin religare, meaning to tie. Magick was performed by moving and weaving the threads of the cosmic net, or by knotting them. P140 Working with fairies, anna franklin

In several tales a silver branch is given to mortals by queens of the fairy, it allows them to enter the otherworld, the bards carried the silver branch or have visions of the otherworld. Working with fairies anna franklin