But in The Satanic Witch the author says that if you persevere in your magic your wish will become as flesh and bones. That is not a contradiction ?
Notice he says persevere in your magic. Not persevere in your rituals.
This is as far as I will go, as this subject matter is reserved for discussion in the COS Members section.
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