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In the quiet of her room Santina paused, at long last, to consider her heart’s desire.  She recalled “The Emerald Tablet”—the words attributed to the sage Hermes Trismegistus as translated in the manual.  “That which is below is like that which is above, and that which is above is like that which is below.”  Through this are performed miracles of the one thing…

From Alchemy’s Daughter

The Emerald Tablet

If you were a medieval alchemist, chances are you hung a copy of The Emerald Tablet in your laboratory. Here is a link to a copy of Sir Isaac Newton’s translation (c. 1680) of the Emerald tablet http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emerald_Tablet

Here are a few of my own thoughts on the Emerald Tablet: