|11. CHARMS, UTTERANCES 275-299
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11. CHARMS, UTTERANCES 275-299.
415a. To say: N. comes to you, ye falcons,
415b. since (?) your houses are barred off for N.,
415c. his mrḳ-garment of
ape-skin on his back.
416a. N. opens the double doors (of heaven); N. goes to the boundary of the
40b. N. laid down the mśd.t-garment
on the ground;
416c. N. became like the Great One who is in Crocodilopolis.
417a. To say: Thy act is against thee, what thou doest is against thee,
417b. O sksk-serpent, which is in
his (thy) hole?, the opponent.
418a. To say: Horus falls because of his eye; the bull (Set) collapses
because of his testicles.
418b. Fall, collapse!
419a. To say: Bȝbi is arisen, he
is against the chief of Letopolis,
419b. whom that spittle protected; this (spittle) protects every one beloved
419c. Thou art loosed, O wfi-serpent.
Cause N. to be protected.
420a. To say: N., I have trampled the mud of the water-courses. Thot is the
protector of N.,
420b. when it is dark, when it is dark.
421a. To say: Doer, doer; passer, passer;
421b. thy face behind thee; guard thyself against the great door,
422a. To say: Punish the serpent, Kbbhḥrwbi,
422b. O lion of phti, O lion of ptti, the phti (and) ptti.
422c. Give to me now, ḥrwtwbś,
meat, now, one pot.
422d. Go, go, serpent, serpent.
423a. To say: Lo, this foreign country of the mouth of the river, this is
423b. "This foreign country of the mouth of the river belongs to me,
the lord of Ḥknw."
423c. It is Ḫi-tȝw of Ḥknw, this thine ox-god, the renowned,
against whom this has been done.
424a. To say: Truly, N. wags his thumb, the left one, against thee.
424b. He gives a sign with it to Min (with his) thunderbolt. O robber, rob
425a. To say: He (serpent) whom Atum has bitten has filled the mouth of N.,
425b. while he wound himself up (lit. wound a winding).
425c. The centipede was smitten by the householder, the householder was
smitten by the centipede.
425d. That lion is inside this lion.
425e. Two bulls fight inside the ibis.
426a. Thy two drops of poison are on the way to thy two poison-vessels. Spit
both out now,
426b. for they two are rich in water. O thou who winkest, thou . who art
(adorned with) a head-band, O Śšȝ.w,
426c. rain, that the serpent may become cowardly and the throat (canal) of
my heart may be safe;
426d. storm, that the lion may drown himself in water and the throat of the
heart of the king (?) may be wide.
427a. To say: O ye, who gurgle like the young of a "water-pest"
(crocodile), tmti, thn.w,
427b. kbnw, those who glide away!
The red crowns (i.e. water-flowers) praise
427c. the tiw-šii; the tiw-šii belong to him who has elevated
the red crowns.
427d. Hail, we two!
428a. To say: Nni, his mother; Nni, his mother.
428b. Art thou really here, art thou really here? Lion, get away.
429a. To say: Hki-serpent or hkr.t-serpent, go away
429b. (with) face on the road. Eye of N., look not at him.
429c. Thou shalt not do thy will with N. Get away.
430a. To say: A bull is fallen because of the śdḥ-serpent; the śdḥ-
serpent is fallen because of the bull.
430b. Fall, glide away.
43m. To say: Face falls on face; a knife coloured and black, goes out
against it, until it has swallowed that
431b. which it has seized.
432a. To say: Thine honour is effaced, O white hole, by him who has escaped
432b. Thine honour is robbed, O white hole, by him who has escaped the fnt-worm.
433a. To say: Thou art seized, thou, O iknhi-serpent;
433b. thy neighbour (?) has seized thee, iknhi-serpent.
434a. To say: Back, hidden serpent; hide thyself,
434b. and let N. not see thee.
434c. Back, hidden serpent; hide thyself,
434d. and come not to the place where N. is,
434e. lest he pronounce against thee that name of thine, Nmi son of Nmi.t.
435a. A servant (holy person) as the Ennead's pelican (once) fell into the Nile, (so) flee, flee.
435b. Serpent (beast), lie down.
436a. To say: N. is Horus who comes forth from the acacia, who comes forth
from the acacia,
436b. to whom it was, commanded: "Be thou aware of the lion," he
comes forth to whom it was commanded: "Be thou aware of the lion."
437a. N. has come forth from his dni.t-jar,
after he had passed the night in his dni.t-jar,
437b. and N. appears in the morning.
43 7c. He has come forth from his dni.t-jar,
after he had passed the night in his dni.t-jar,
437d. and N. appears in the morning.
438a. To say: The mȝfd.t-lynx
springs on the neck of the in-di-f-serpent.
438b. It repeats it on the neck of the serpent with the raised head (dśr-tp).
438c. Who is it who will remain? It is N. who will remain.
439a. To say: Tt.w-serpent,
where to? Thou shalt not go. Stand by N.
439b. N. is Geb. Hmt-serpent,
brother of hmt.t-serpent,
439c. should thy father, the dmiw,
440a. The hand of N. which is come upon thee--
440b. it is a violent one which is come upon thee,
440c. it is the mȝfd.t-lynx,
which is in the house of life.
440d. She strikes thee in thy face; she scratches thee in thine eyes,
441a. so that thou fallest in thy dung and glidest in thy urine.
441b. Fall, lie down, glide away, so that thy mother Nut may see thee.
442a. To say: Rē dawns, his uraeus on his head,
442b. against this serpent, which is come out of the earth, (and) which is
under the fingers of N.
442c. He (N.) cuts off thy head with this knife, which was in the hand of
the mȝfd.t-lynx, [which lives in the
house of life];
443a. he draws, (the teeth) which are upon (in) thy mouth; he saps thy
443b. with those four strings, which were in the service of the sandals of
443c. Serpent (beast), lie down; bull, glide away.
444a. To say: The uraeus-serpent is for heaven; the centipede of Horus is
for the earth.
444b. Horus had a sandal as he advanced (towards) the master of the house,
the bull of the hole,
444c. the combat-serpent. N. will not be beaten,
444d. (for) his protective sycamore is the protective sycamore of N., his
refuge is the refuge of N.
444e. Whom N. finds in his way, him he eats for himself bit by bit.
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