He is a wild man who lives with the animals of the field until lured away from his surroundings by the charms of a woman.
Three), as well as to the use of prayers as amulets, medicinal charms, and so on.
Her personal charms were not potent enough to wean Charles away from the society of his mistresses, and in a few weeks after her arrival she became aware of her painful and humiliating position as the wife of the selfish and licentious king.
For years he had looked at all earthly good through the medium of a philosophy which taught him that it,, without exception, contained within itself the seeds of bitterness, and was altogether worthless and impermanent; but now to his wavering faith the sweet delights of home and love, the charms of wealth and power, began to show themselves in a different light, and glow again with attractive colours.
Upon the recitation of some of these texts rest many popular charms and incantations.