In vvitchcraft vve commit certain items to fire as a proceß of tranſmutation. Like the Phoenix, fire cleanſes, deſtroys, and it paßes our ſpells to the ſpirit vvorld. The aſhes are then uſed as ingredients in our potions. VVe burn pictures of our targets and rub the aſhes on vvax images, vve burn bay leaves that are inſcribed vvith our vviſhes, and vve burn incantations to enliven the flames.