incense could cause cancer according to a scientific study conducted by researchers
from Taiwan, who found high levels of carcinogens in the smoke of incense burned
in Buddhist temples.
- Assoc Press (2 Aug 2001)
I have groped
my breast seeking whether this burning were from any bodily cause outwardly.
But when I knew that it was only kindled inwardly from a ghostly cause, and
that this burning was nought of fleshly love or concupiscence, in this I conceived
it was the gift of my Maker.
- Richard Rolle, The Fire of Love (14th C)