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The Mermaid
VEPAR
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2013

The Forty-second Spirit is Vepar, or Vephar. She is a Duchess Great and Strong and appeareth like a Mermaid. Her office is to govern the Waters, and to guide Ships laden with Arms, Armour, and Ammunition, etc., thereon. And at the request of the Exorcist she can cause the seas to be right stormy and to appear full of ships. Also she maketh men to die in Three Days by Putrefying Wounds or Sores, and causing Worms to breed in them. She governeth 29 Legions of Spirits.