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by God’s mercy I hope to accomplish a service to mankind before I die, and to subserve the vengeance of Heaven upon the fiends

Joseph Sheridan le Fanu, Carmilla

Hermetic quote le Fanu Carmilla vengence

Like most modern magics, he thought bitterly, while it probably did something, it didn’t accomplish what it was supposed to.

Tim Powers, The Anubis Gates