To me, though, television is still a magical medium and it still has life in it.
Some, like Katie Couric, have magical friends who just happen to know nice, wealthy, single financiers, and get set up that way.
This magical aspect of the story is completely omitted from the movie.
Dispensable human warmth is enough of a sell, even without the dolls and magical pictures on sale at her traveling carnival.
All too quickly, of course, they are supplanted by giants, wizards, magical buses, and flying brooms.
The heat passes away, the magical scene declines, till the whole matter again precipitates itself into the chaos at the bottom.
All the magical phrases in the play are phrases of jealousy, passion, and pity.
The sound of his own voice, moaning in his ears, had a magical effect upon him.
But for this magical aid, Olivo's lot would still have been the same.
But on the whole the religion of the Rishis is practical—it might almost be said, is magical.