That’s the way it is among us: Those that have magic potions come and touch children they want to kill, and nobody sees them when they are touching the children. But the children swell up. And then they die.

  • Source: Parin, Paul. The Whites think too much: psychoanalytic investigations among the Dogon in West Africa. Zurich: Atlantis Verlag, 1963.
  • Culture: Dogon
  • Location: Africa