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Spiritual Service

Published January 14, 2018 by Dee ~ Archangel Oracle

Spiritual Service, from the Lightworkers Oracle, by Alana Fairchild, artwork by Mario Duguay

Daily Angel Oracle Card: Spiritual Service, from the Lightworkers Oracle, by Alana Fairchild, artwork by Mario Duguay

Spiritual Service: “Self-doubt can be a habit that is hard to break. It can slow down your spiritual progress and the fulfillment of your life purpose. Ultimately, it will not stop you, but it can make your progress seem more challenging. It’s easier to fulfill your purpose when you acknowledge your own goodness and talent and do what you love to the best of your ability. Realize that you are enough, that your work is good and that you have something of value to offer. It is time to let go of fear of failure, concern about your ability and your right to live a happy and fulfilled life of success. The Universe believes in you.”

“You are being called to service beyond that which you have accomplished thus far. That is because you are ready, capable and willing to step up to another level of spiritual responsibility and freedom. Your mind, however, may question your ability. You may be afraid that you cannot perform well enough, that you are not skilled or experienced enough, that you are not as good as others or that you do not have enough value to offer. These are nothing more than wounded beliefs about your self worth. It is time to recognize this wounding and not empower these beliefs as truths anymore. Be kind to your mind. It will be happier without such beliefs. You can free yourself from the pain they cause and become more realistic about your gifts and your potential. Now it is time for you to trust love more than your wounds.

As you release these old beliefs, you create more space within you to receive impressions of how you can most joyfully serve the greater good. No longer hampered by undermining and draining beliefs in self-doubt you will have more energy to act on your intuition and guidance.

If at any time you find yourself blocked by fear or performance anxiety, it can be helpful to release these blocks by simply asking yourself how you could best serve the greater good at this time. The answer to this question will never be to shrink back in fear! It will always be to choose belief over doubt. It will be to move ahead. To take the opportunity offered to you as a vote of confidence form the Universe. This realization will bring you peace of mind so you can resume your progress and share what you have with the world.

If you have been working hard, taking the opportunities that have come to you and are still feeling as though you are not quite where you wish to be in terms of fulfilling your life purpose and divine destiny, you are now asked to acknowledge all that you have attained so far. Acknowledge all the people you have assisted in your own special way, all the positive influence of love that you have added to the collective human soul through your willingness to take your spiritual journey, open your heart and care about life on Earth. Your spiritual service has been noticed by the spiritual worlds, and you will be empowered to serve in increasingly beautiful ways. Your service is already successful and will only increase in potency, power and peace.”

Invocation: “Universe, I love you. How can I serve you? I accept love’s protection and love’s purpose in my heart, in my life. Love empowers and protects me, gives me purpose and passion, peace and play. I believe in love. I am love, and I believe in me! May the joy of helping others give me energy and courage to continue to serve and grow spiritually. May all beings receive your love and be healed through your grace. May all those who want to serve be empowered through mercy, compassion, joy and love to do so for the greatest good. Through my own free will, so be it.”*

~ By Alana Fairchild

The line that struck me most is “Trust love more than your wounds.” That is a powerful statement right there… and if you think about it, it really covers everything. Trust love more. Do not let your wounds lead the way. Remove the lens of past hurts and move forward, away from all that. Away from the past, away from the patterns, away from the pain.

Release the old. Create something new.

Do not be afraid of giving, of assisting, of shining your light in a world that very much needs it. It may feel dark and scary out there, but that is all the more reason to stand out, not to blend into the masses. You are needed. Remember why you are here. Remember who you are.

You have gifts unique to you. You have a vibration that can heal, uplift and create. You are a powerful lightworker and you are being asked to step forward and make a difference. It is time to step into your life purpose. We need you now.

Collectively, we are awakening… and we need to pull together all of our resources so that we can come together and be of Service. Eventually we might just realize the peril we are in if we continue on this path of destruction and chaos. We will realize that we are much more powerful than we have given ourselves credit for. We will turn away from the way things are being done, the way we are being controlled and we will rise up and make a difference.

A peaceful difference. A healing difference.

We will honour this beautiful planet we live on… and came here to help save. We will take care of each other. We will live sustainably. We will stop fighting and stop the heirarchy and the madness.

But for now, the first step is committing to our Spiritual Service. Putting our awakening first. Making changes daily. Taking charge of our reality.

The rest will follow.

And so it is that we change this world

Namaste

Dee

~Archangel Oracle

*Lightworkers Oracle, by Alana Fairchild, artwork by Mario Duguay

Nine Of Arrows

Published January 9, 2018 by Dee ~ Archangel Oracle

Nine Of Arrows, from the Wild Wood Tarot, by Mark Ryan and John Matthews, artwork by Will Worthington

Daily Angel Oracle Card: Nine Of Arrows, from the Wild Wood Tarot, by Mark Ryan and John Matthews, artwork by Will Worthington

Nine Of Arrows: “Dedication”

Card Description: “A figure clad in skin robes decorated with patterns of leaves, stands in a clearing amid the Wildwood. She is holding a bow as though it were an instrument, the back of the bow cradled in her arms and an arrow held against the string as if it were the bow on a fiddle. Around her, repulsed by an invisible shield, are another eight arrows.”

Card Meaning: “The spiritual warrior dedicates their arrows of inspiration by playing the bow as an instrument of summoning. The inner oath helps keep one on a balanced footing by dedicating skills to a greater good.”

Reading Points: “To heed the calling to dedicate one’s life to any skill, spiritual path, belief system or philosophy requires sincerity, self-discipline, and hard work. It is a sacred summoning that requires time and effort. For those who hear the calling and become spiritual warriors and protectors of the land, responsibility and sacrifice are also required. To deny that the human species has had a negative effect on the planet’s climate and atmosphere seems totally redundant. The growing awareness of our individual impact on the ecosystem may take on greater significance in the future. We cannot predict what effect our avarice and rapacious exploitation of the land will eventually produce, bu the dedicated defender of the soil must protect the living legacy we leave for our children. To teach by example the value of respecting other’s beliefs and philosophies in honouring the land is immensely important. Sometimes a simple daily ritual reminds us of the oath we have taken to conserve and protect the environment. Dedicate yourself to the task of preserving the land and be a part of making a difference.”*

~ By Mark Ryan and John Matthews

To me she represents the Devic or Elemental realm… how her hair ends in feathers and leaves cover her scarf… her robes blending with the growth patterns of the trunk of the tree. She is slightly forlorn, but also very focused on the task at hand. She is using her arrows in the most magical way; as instruments of peace and scared service, not as weapons in the traditional sense. She wishes only to heal, to assist, and to send her intention out far and wide knowing as she does so, she is capable of making a difference.

Just as each and every one of us can make a difference as we change our ways. As we choose healthy lifestyle choices for ourselves, our families and our Sacred Mother, Gaia. We choose sustainable resources, we choose not to use plastic, and we choose to reduce, reuse, and recycle. We can choose to plant a garden or a tree and nurture it free of chemicals. We can choose to support local farmers and businesses. We can choose to walk, bike or take public transport or to share transportation with others.

We can choose to make a difference. A big difference.

And this difference is made one person at a time, one choice at a time. Coming together as the collective to say NO where the governments do not bother. Where the laws do not support the environment or the people. We can use our leverage as a whole to put companies out of business by simply not purchasing from them. But learning to grow our own crops. By not stepping foot in the big box stores… or at least slowly weaning ourselves off. By choosing experiences over possessions. By refusing to fill our living spaces with clutter and stuff. By teaching our children that a plastic toy that lasts a few min at hand and a millenia in the landfill is simply not an option.

We can set an example by being different, choosing differently and living by our own code. And encouraging others to do the same. Teaching the children to do the same. Building strong communities.

Because no one is going to make these changes for us. And by the time they catch up it will most likely be too late.

Choose today, right now, to do something differently every day. Bring your own bags. Bring your own cup to the coffee shop. Shop at the local consignment shop. Donate what you are not using to someone who needs it. Plan a garden, even if it means a few pots on your patio. Plant a tree. Do something that makes a difference. And do it with ease, grace and the joy of helping to heal the damage that has been done. The damage that we can no longer sustain, make excuses for or tolerate.

For our Great Mother.

And so it is

Namaste

Dee

~Archangel Oracle

*Wild Wood Tarot, by Mark Ryan and John Matthews, artwork by Will Worthington

Fehu

Published January 7, 2018 by Dee ~ Archangel Oracle

Fehu, from the Viking Oracle, by Stacey Demarco, artwork by Jimmy Manton

Daily Angel Oracle Card: Fehu, from the Viking Oracle, by Stacey Demarco, artwork by Jimmy Manton

Fehu: “The skills and gifts you have within you are your greatest treasure. They will never be stolen. Pay attention to the way you view the links between personal power and wealth. Prosperity needs to be developed over time – and then shared.”

“I am the way to wealth,
The power of having and moving,
The freedom of having enough,
With more to come.
I carry my treasure.
Within me is all.
I am Fehu.”

“Fehu (pronounced as ‘fay-who’) is one of the runes of the Elder Futark. It literally means ‘cattle’ and the symbol itself resembles the horns on cattle.

The Vikings, who travelled quite a bit, had to carry portable forms of wealth with them as they traded or explored. Their wealth, therefore, was not measured just in gold. Cattle and other livestock, for instance, represented a type of mobile wealth – wealth that was literally ‘on the hoof’, so this rune is an apt symbol for the idea of prosperity within the Viking paradigm.

The Vikings also relied upon the development of a variety of skills. Boat builders, carpenters, stone masons, weapon makers, hunters, weavers, story tellers, artists – whatever your skill, when you developed it with excellence, it was seen as a valuable treasure. You could take this portable form of prosperity with you wherever you went, and your craft, unlike gold or jewels, could never be stolen.”

Fehu as Challenger: “You do not know it all. More education or skill in a matter is needed. There may be a threat to your prosperity, so take heed. Although it is said that everyone has their price, you are being warned that not everyone can be bought. If you are thinking of taking a risk, be forewarned. Your luck with money has run out.”

Element: “Earth.”

~ By Stacey Demarco

Discernment and keen judgment are key right now. You have all you need within you in order to succeed, but you must be very clear on what it is that you are creating. Do not give your power away to another. Do not be impulsive, and be sure you don’t get sucked in by ‘get rich quick schemes’ and do not compromise your integrity or your morals in order to please others.

Use your skills and talents. Do your research. Make a plan of action and stick to it. Make sure you know your end goal and stay the course for you are going to get where you need to go by trusting your own instincts and intuition. Do not let fear get in the way of your progress and success.

If you have an idea, keep it to yourself until you have fully developed it. Be very discerning when looking at who to trust with your passion, your ambition and your inspiration. There is no need to be paranoid! Just be smart. Know that what you set your mind to is absolutely possible for you, but that others may either side track you or try to make your ideas their own. Trust in your intuition and move slowly when you are involving others in your plan, knowing that you do not actually ‘need’ anyone else’s opinion or advice at this time.

This is your chance to create something big, something new and something very close to your heart. Trust that all you need you have access to, and that the Universe will support you all the way. Take your time to create something strong and stable, and then, when you are truly ready, you can share it with the world.

Namaste

Dee

~Archangel Oracle

*Viking Oracle, by Stacey Demarco, artwork by Jimmy Manton

Rainbow Dragon

Published December 19, 2017 by Dee ~ Archangel Oracle

Rainbow Dragon, from the Sacred Power Oracle Card deck, by Anna Stark, artwork by Louis Dyer

Daily Angel Oracle Card: Rainbow Dragon, from the Sacred Power Oracle Card deck, by Anna Stark, artwork by Louis Dyer

Rainbow Dragon: “Be honest with yourself and others. Release your burdens.”

“Floating within the Golden Ascension rays, the rainbow dragon is making you aware of what is required for you to act in truth and honesty. Bringing the vibration from the Golden Ray, the rainbow dragon opens connections to your higher self, the central sun, and angelic and ascended master realms, while centering you in the present.

Through the dragon’s movements, the frequency and vibration of the rainbow spectrum dissipates negative blocks and Karmic debris – but only if you are willing to accept the change required to break down walls and barriers that stop you from moving forward.

Powerful and unstoppable, once you activate your rainbow dragon, prepare for swift and sudden change! Bringing harmony and change in a positive direction, the rainbow dragon is the protector, harmonizer, destructor and creator all in one.

Connecting to the elements, the dragon is here to assist you in raising your vibration and consciousness through the energy of the elements. As the creator of action, you are encouraged to follow your truth with honesty and integrity.

Right now, honesty is required in all areas of your life. When you begin to unburden yourself, you allow yourself to be open to the gifts of the universe. Now is the time to get busy!

Ask the elements for assistance to work through your present issues. Which element can help you in your current situation? Focus on the Rainbow Dragon; which colour are you most attracted to in the card?

Earth ~ Pink and Purple ~ Grounding, nature, practical life-cycles, balance and harmony.
Air ~ White ~ Breath and meditation, clarity of consciousness
Water ~ Blue ~ Accessing and freeing emotion, truth and expression
Fire ~ Red and Orange ~ Finding your passion
Spirit ~ Purple ~ Placing you on your life direction, harmonizing Yin and Yang energies, emergence of one with spiritual law (identifying patterns and rules governing life, creation, awareness and higher frequency.)”

~ By Anna Stark

A special Thank You to Louis Dyer for this amazing artwork… I could look at this spectacular dragon all day long. The colours. The majesty. The power. The perfect alignment of Universal energies. The infusion of colour. All on offer to us now.

Today is my birthday. (I wish I was a bit more excited but as I get older I find I feel more contemplative rather than celebratory.) However, this is the beginning of a new chapter, so a big Yey to that! I AM ready for more. For expansion. For higher awareness. For ascension of consciousness. For more love in my life, more light and more healing. Freedom, adventure, passion and joy. Bring it on! I AM truly ready for transformation on every level.

And you? What do you intend with only twelve days left of this year… the new moon just last night, Winter Solstice in two days and the full moon beckoning us into the new Year? Feel free to share your intentions, dreams and/or desires on my facebook page… writing them down makes them more powerful. Sharing them out there in the world amplifies them. Or if you are more comfortable, write them down at home and place them under your pillow. Most importantly, Be honest. Be absolutely true to you.

For the Highest Good Of All and So It Is

Namaste

Dee

~Archangel Oracle

*Sacred Power Oracle Card deck, by Anna Stark, artwork by Louis Dyer

Ace Of Pentacles

Published September 22, 2017 by Dee ~ Archangel Oracle

Ace Of Pentacles, from the Green Witch Tarot, by Ann Moura, artwork by Kiri

Daily Angel Oracle Card: Ace Of Pentacles, from the Green Witch Tarot, by Ann Moura, artwork by Kiri Ostergaard Leonard

Ace Of Pentacles: “This is a card of prosperity in the material world. It can indicate a huge commercial success, strong business sense, financial success, rewards and monetary gains. It can also represent physical well-being, good health, a secure income, and contentment. The green tones in the image reflect the energy of earthly wealth. This is the card of material goods, business ability, and fruits of labour realized. The oak pentacle is a symbol of manifestation and the earth elemental, and the ace is a power card showing accomplishment and positive results in matters of finance, business, construction, health, and secure income. this card may also indicate a new job, promotion, or pay raise, which may be clarified by the other cards in the spread. An auspicious card of good fortune and bliss, the Ace of Pentacles shows worthwhile efforts and productivity that pay off, as well as spiritual well-being.

Warmed by the radiant sun, the manor house and lands present an image of comfort and satisfaction in the material world. As the elemental power of earth, the Ace Of Pentacles represents the winder months of December, January and February for the purpose of timing in relations to other cards in a reading. Cinquefoil, and herb of prosperity, wealth, and success, wraps around the pentacle. Sheep, symbols of abundance, well-being, generosity and wealth, graze contentedly.”

Card Meaning: “Prosperity, material achievement, financial power, earnings, growth, sound business sense, commercial success, favorable period of financial security, attainment, well-being, new money venture, good financial news, business or financial opportunity, growth, promotion, pay raise, acquisition or material goods, good use of resources, productivity, contentment.”

As Challenger: “Opportunity not fully realized, financial stagnation, disappointing financial gains, discomfort, physical limitations, lack of growth or gains, miserly.”

Prompt Words: “Prosperity, commercial success.”

~By Ann Moura

What many of us need at this point in the aftermath of many natural disasters and general chaos is hope. Hope is what lets us carry on, rebuilding and recreating. Hope is what comes when our faith is rewarded with a glimmer of what is possible after the pain. It is a second chance, a solution or a helping hand reaching out to support us through our struggle.

Hope is here in the form of material reality. It is here in a tangible way. Sometimes we have to rely on faith alone; we have to know with absolute conviction that our prayers are being answered and our dreams really are about to come true. This is the next step. A gift offered. An opportunity. A windfall. Something that you can see; something or someone that you can reach out and touch. Something that makes all the difference. Allows you to breathe again. Allows you to take the steps you need to take in order to carry on.

This message is not here to challenge you it is here to lend a hand. Look for the silver lining… maybe even gold. Look for signs and messages. Keep the flame of hope burning brightly in your hearts.

Namaste

Dee

~Archangel Oracle

*Green Witch Tarot, by Ann Moura, artwork by Kiri Ostergaard Leonard

Hidden Talents

Published September 20, 2017 by Dee ~ Archangel Oracle
nightsong hidden talents

Nightsong, from the The Halloween Oracle, by Stacey Demarco

Daily Angel Oracle Card, from the The Halloween Oracle, by Stacey Demarco: Nightsong ~ Hidden Talents

Nightsong ~ Hidden Talents: “A ruby red bird singing In the darkness full of sound like an unopened present ribbons still bound.”

“A bird singing at night is an unusual occurrence and those birds who are know as “singers of the darkness’ are almost always considered sacred – or frightening! From the operatic nightingale through to the hooting owl, hearing a bird that you cannot see weaving its magic through the night sky has captivated humans for millennia.

In the past, at Halloween time, a night that the veil between the worlds was said to be at its thinnest, these night birds were considered either omens or messengers of the gods. Depending on the culture, their voices were perceived as good luck and a positive validation or alternatively a warning about continuing on a certain pathway. In some mythology the night bird was able to direct us towards discovering our talents and true purpose – a kind of guide in the darkness leading us to the dawn.

Should this beautiful but shy bird sing to you by appearing during your divination, know that you must unwrap the present of yourself. Look! Some of the gifts within you remain unopened! The time has come to step into your true potential and claim all possibilities for yourself. There is no more time to waste. No more excuses!”*

– Stacey Demarco

Deeply hidden or previously denied gifts are emerging; it is time to go beyond accepting and embrace the true authentic you. If you have been shy or holding back on your true talents; treating them unattainable or as mere daydreams, things are about to change. If you are reading this and thinking that you have no hidden talents, or that you don’t feel talented, you have some work to do! Finding  your hidden talents is as easy as spending some time in quiet, uninterrupted, meditation and contemplation.

Ask your guides to assist you in your quest, they will be more than happy to oblige. When you ask your guides for help in this matter, resolve to remain open and aware to the messages, synchronicities and signs that will come to you after. The answers may come to you through repetitive thoughts, through a relevant TV show, a song, poem or flyer, your dreams, a suggestion or invitation from a friend, or a song on the radio. It will be something that catches your attention, sticks with you, and makes you think. When this happens, it is time to act!

If your hidden talent is something that you are not familiar with to start, take a class, workshop or course! This is a great way to meet new people and also to find alternate ways to branch out. I have often signed up for classes only to find that I knew most of what they were teaching, but yet took away the jewels of a new friendship, a direction to proceed in and a line on where to find the next step! You have nothing to lose by signing up for something new, if nothing else, it will broaden your horizons and teach you about what you don’t want to pursue! Have fun with it!

Namaste

 

* The Halloween Oracle, by Stacey Demarco

 

The Faery Godmother

Published January 2, 2017 by Dee ~ Archangel Oracle
The Faery Godmother, from The Faeries' Oracle, by Brian Froud and Jessica MacBeth

The Faery Godmother, from The Faeries’ Oracle, by Brian Froud and Jessica MacBeth

Daily Angel Oracle Card: The Faery Godmother, from The Faeries’ Oracle, by Brian Froud and Jessica MacBeth

The Faery Godmother: “Gifts, Talents, Grace, Helpful Lessons”

“One morning recently, I was having breakfast at the local cafe and my favorite waitress, Peggy, stopped by my table and asked what I was working on. I showed her my scribbled in copy of Good Faeries/Bad Faeries and explained that I was “choosing” the cards for an oracle deck. (Of course, the faeries were choosing them, but didn’t necessarily want to explain that to the whole cafe.) Peggy had been having a bad morning with difficult customers, and she had reached the stress point where she was dropping and spilling things, which only made matters worse. I encouraged her to pause for a bit, since the cafe wasn’t really busy, and take a look at the faery pictures. She thought she couldn’t, but I employed the Piper’s Wiles of friendly coaxing, and she took a little time out to look.

When Peggy got to the page of  The Faery Godmother, she stopped and smiled. ‘Oh yes!” she said. ‘She must be in the deck. Definitely she must.’ The longer Peggy looked at her, the bigger her smile grew, and the more insistent she was that I include Sairie in the deck. When she went back to work, I noticed that she still had a little smile on her face and her whole energy had changed. Things were not jumping out of her hands any longer, either.

This is how Sairie The Faery Godmother works. She gives us grace to help us along our way. It might be a little touch of Faery dust to lift a mood, it might be a conspicuous miracle, it might be anything in between. She protects us from the ill will and plain stupidity of others and from our own mistakes. She untangles the snarls in our psyches and bestows gifts upon us – whatever she feels we need. Sometimes she gives us choices when we thought we had none.

Grace is the good fortune we get from the universe even when we don’t deserve it. In fact, deserving or not deserving is not the issue. We are – and therefore, we are loved. It’s that simple. Sairie The Faery Godmother is a giver of grace, and occasionally (quite often, in fact) of useful lessons. She tries not to interfere with our learning processes, but she adds that little touch of faery grace that helps us to learn a little faster sometimes. Quite often she acts in our lives through the hands and hearts of others.

The Faery Godmother is the only one to wear a crown of stars, flowers, and branches, which says a lot about her. Luckily, each of us has a faery godmother to provide the extras that our guardian angels are often too busy to think about.

Faery godmothers in general are well known for their love of parties. Don’t forget to invite them to your festivities and special occasions.

The Faery Godmother glows through us as we perform loving and appropriate kindnesses for others and develop our capacity for unconditional love.”

Starter Reading: “Sairie offers last-minute rescues. When she turns up in our readings, good things may well be happening that we don’t think we deserve – or that we do deserve but haven’t thought to ask for. Almost imperceptibly she teaches us about giving and receiving unconditionally, helping us to open our hearts to love and acceptance. She sometimes showers us with abundance. Keep an eye out for unexpected good fortune, especially when you thought you had bad luck headed your way.

Remember to say thank you by passing a kindness on to someone else. Practice a little faery godmothering yourself and see how enjoyable it is. Part of the fun of it is to do it so that the recipient doesn’t know where the gift came from.”

As Challenger: “When we block The Faery Godmother from our daily lives, things are harder than they need be. When we attempt to live without the grace of the faeries and of heaven, life is an uphill struggle.

When we twist this energy, we become judgmental and get tied in knots trying to decide who is ‘worthy’ and who is not. We tie strings to everything we offer others – and then we trip over them.

At worst, we sour our lives, sharing nothing and taking from others – becoming the selfish, greedy thief in the night instead of the sparkling Faery Godmother, who glows with the light from within. No matter how much that thief accumulates, he will never have enough to feel happy or secure or loved.”*

~ By Jessica MacBeth and Brian Froud

This is a message about magic, it is also a message about giving and receiving. Sometimes we feel we are stuck, or that we must compromise by accepting circumstances that are less than desirable. For whatever reason, we decide to lower the bar, give up on high expectations and aim lower. We give up on the magic in our lives, we don’t see our true potential. When this happens, we are actually blocking ourselves from receiving what is truly ours.

Worthiness is the bridge between receptivity and alignment to what we desire. Our self worth is what we need to work on in order to shift our perspective, to break down the barriers and to redefine who we are and what is possible for us. When we know we are worthy, we open doors we thought were shut to us. Perspective is everything.

Wherever you may have been struggling in your life before, look at your self worth in this area. If your relationships were less than balanced, if you are still attracting the wrong kind of partners, or none at all, look at how you view yourself. What are you putting out there? How are you measuring your value? How can you shift this and love yourself in the way that you would like to receive love from someone else? This is the way of the New, let go of all else.

You may find this in other areas of your life too, dealings with family, work place issues, or interactions with neighbors. How you view your self is ultimately what is reflected back to you. Work on yourself and find that inner love and see the world change around you. This is a brand new year and the options are endless, see them as so!

You are worth it!

With love

Namaste

Dee

~Archangel Oracle

*Faeries’ Oracle, by Brian Froud and Jessica MacBeth

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