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                                    The Rede of the Wicca 
                       (Being known as the Counsel of the Wise Ones:)
           Bide the Wiccan laws ye must
           in Perfect Love and Perfect Trust
           Live and let live
           Freely take and freely give
           Cast the circle thrice about
           To keep all evil spirits out
           To bind the spell every time
           Let the spell be spake in rhyme
           Soft of eye and light of touch
           Speak little, listen much
           Deosil go by the waxing moon
           Sing and dance the Wiccan rune
           Widdershins go when the moon doth wane
           And the werewolf howls by the dread wolfsbane
           When the Lady's moon is new
           Kiss thy hand to her times two
           When the moon rides at her peak
           Then your heart's desire seek
           Heed the northwind's mighty gale
           Lock the door and drop the sail
           When the wind comes from the south
           Love will kiss thee on the mouth
           When the wind blows from the east
           Expect the new and set the feast
           When the west wind blows o'er thee
           Departed spirits restless be
           Nine woods in the cauldron go
           Burn them fast and burn them slow
           Elder be ye Lady's tree
           Burn it not or cursed ye'll be
           When the wheel begins to turn
           Let the Beltain fires burn
           When the wheel has turned to Yule
           Light the log and let Pan rule
           Heed ye flower, bush and tree
           By the Lady, Blessed be
           Where the rippling waters go
           Cast a stone and truth ye'll know
                                    The Rede of the Wicca 
                       (Being known as the Counsel of the Wise Ones:)
                               (continued from previous page)
           When ye have a need
           Hearken not to others' greed
           With the fool no season spend
           Nor be counted as his friend
           Merry meet and merry part
           Bright the cheeks and warm the heart
           Mind the Threefold Law ye should
           Three times bad and three times good
           When misfortune is enow
           Wear the blue star on thy brow
           True in love ever be
           Unless thy lover's false to thee
           Eight words the Wiccan Rede fulfill
           An' it harm none, do what ye will

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