Phoebe returns to San Francisco after losing her job to live with her older sisters, Prue and Piper. During their first night together in their grandmother's house, Phoebe finds a book of witchcraft and recites an incantation that leaves the sisters three with powers they were destined to have. Written by
Did You Know?
When Piper walks out of the house in the morning and sees Phoebe on the steps after a sleepless night she comments "Don't tell me you put on a black conical hat and spent the night flying around the neighborhood on a broomstick.". In season 3's "All Halliwell's Eve" it is actually Phoebe who begins this stereotypical portrayal of witches by flying around on a broomstick in a conical hat. See more
Contrary to myth, no witches were burned at the stake in the US. In Salem, MA, there were witches that were hung, but none were burned. See more
Hear now the words of the witches, the secrets we hid in the night. The oldest of gods are invoked here. Great work of magic is sought. In this night and in this hour, I call upon the ancient power. Bring your powers to we sisters three. We want the power. Give us the power.
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Performed by Sarah McLachlan See more