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white witch

Also known as “cunning folk,” these were medieval witches believed to practice magic for the purposes of good rather than evil. The term is also used by some to describe a modern witch.
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Nathan Bryn is a 'half-code', a product of mixed parentage with a black witch father and white witch mother, born into a modern day society wherein white witches perceive themselves to be superior to their accursed black witch enemy and where half-codes are the focus of pure hatred.
On his journey to escape from the Hunters, cruel White Witches who cage and torment him, Nathan searches to understand his past and find a way to receive the three gifts that will allow him to come into his power, gifts only a family member can bestow.
In Green's world, there are white witches and black witches.
It might sound weird, but even in 2010 the brooding Balkan countries can't shake their addiction to psychics, clairvoyants, soothsayers and assorted 'white witches', all of which are still doing a roaring trade, from Bulgaria to Translyvania.
Kevin Carlyon, high priest of the British Coven of White Witches, said the culprits would be made impotent and infertile if they struck again.
THE High Priest of British White Witches has threatened to disrupt plans to float a giant Nessie made from 55,000 balloons over Loch Ness.
Witchcraft is a recognised profession in Romania, where white witches offer spells, potions and readings of the future.
Sworn to protect the innocent from all manner of bad guys (and gals!) ranging from warlocks, demons and black lighters, to the good guys including other white witches, elders, white lighters, and fairy folk of all kinds.
WHITE witches, druids and near-death survivors will this week descend on one of Ireland's most haunted buildings for a spooky Halloween festival.
This is the problem with people calling themselves white witches. It implies that there are people doing bad things with the power of Wicca.
The high priest of white witches, who claims his spells have a 98% success rate, travelled from Brighton to a Liverpool bookies to cast the spell.
The Titania Hardie range comes from one of Britain's favourite white witches, who has created beauty spells which she says will inspire you to lead a ``miraculously magical life'' -or at least bring a little magic to your bathroom.