Dojo Darelir, the School of Xenograg the Sorcerer

Unacceptable Magic Is Usually Attributed to Foreigners

The wishes of an individual can conflict with the welfare of society as a whole, but examples of ‘anti-social’ magic are quite rare in the Egyptian record before the period of Roman rule. Many cultures have divided magic into acceptable and unacceptable types. When unacceptable magic is mentioned in Egyptian sources it is usually attributed to foreigners.

Magic in Ancient Egypt, p. 14