|A little demon-conjuring as Halloween approaches|
Our unnamed heroine made the sign of the cross. The curse dissipated. He conjured a demon, which promptly and vigorously assailed the woman. She continued to make the sign of the cross, which kept her invulnerable to its attacks. Briefly, it turned, shrugged at its master, and fled forthwith to its infernal abode.
Stunned, the mighty sorcerer sat down on a park bench and contemplated this strange new power. He studied this unfamiliar faith, Christianity, and at last embraced it. With the all-too-familiar zeal of the recently converted, Lucian threw himself into evangelism. This of course made him easy to spot when the next persecution came around, and it was the beasts in the arena for him.