“Anyone who annoys another by means of magic incantations or diabolical arts and renders him inactive or ill, or who prepares or administers poison to him, is guilty of a capital crime and shall be punished with death.”
—Law of the Twelve Tables, c. 450 BC
“My illusions, dad! You don’t have time for my illusions!”
GOB makes the ultimate huge mistake.
It is often portrayed as if the Puritans invented this kind if thing. Turns out humans have been doing it a long time...