And now in the Autumn time I descend beneath the Earth
To dwell with my Lord in his dark kingdom until our child is born.
At the Winter Solstice I will bring forth the child and renew your hope
and at Imbolg I myself will return to renew the land.
I leave you, but I return to you ....
Source: "Wicca: Old Religion for a New Age" by Vivianne Crowley