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aTruth, laughter, lust: Wine's Holy Fool! Veil rent,\\
Lewd madness is sublime enlightenment.
bThe Word of Wisdom weaves the web of lies,\\
Weds irreducible Infinities.
gMother, moon-maiden, playmate, bride of Pan;\\
God's Angel-Minister to every man.
dBeauty, display thine Empire! Truth above\\
Thought's reach: the wholeness of the world is Love.
jSire and inceptor, Emperor and King\\
Of all things mortal, hail Him lord of Spring!
vWisdom to each apportioned to his want\\
By modes of Light, shed forth, great Hierophant!
zTo each his Understanding sooth discovers\\
Wordless: your mode, immortal Twins and Lovers!
xBehold, the Chariot! Through the water floods\\
The Sangraal, life and rapture, Wine's and Blood's!
uThe Lion-Serpent begets Gods! Thy throne\\
The rampant Beast, our Lady Babalon!
yMost secret seed of all Life's serpent plan,\\
Virgin, the Hermit goes, dumb Guardian.
kSped by its energies triune, the Wheel\\
Of Fortune spins: its Axle's immobile.
lAdjustment! Rhythm writhes through every act.\\
Wild is the dance; its balance is exact.
mIn Mother-Deeps of Ocean the God-Man\\
Hangs, Lamp of the Abyss Aeonian.
nEagle, and Snake, and Scorpion! The Dance\\
Of Death whirls Life from Trance to Trance to Trance.
cO Solve, coagula! By V.I.T.R.I.O.L. shewn,\\
The Tincture, the Elixir, and the Stone.
`Io Pan! upon the summits the God-goat\\
Leaps in wild lust of ecstasy afloat.
pBellona, scream! Unhood the Hawks! The roar\\
Of Universes crashing into War!
>Nuit, our Lady of the Stars! Event\\
Is all Thy play, sublime Experiment!
qWitch-moon, upon thy beck of blood afloat\\
The Midnight Beetle's brave prophetic Boat!
rThe Sun, our Father! Soul of Life and Light,\\
Love and play freely, sacred in Thy sight!
cNuit, Hadit, Ra-Hoor-Khuit! The Aeon\\
Of the Twin Child! Exult, o Empyrean!
tNaught becomes All to realise the span\\
Of naught, O perfect Universe of Pan.


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