I realize this is a cast iron gate but I’m choosing to believe it’s a magic protection ritual
It IS a magic protection ritual, and it summons an iron gate to protect you from intruders.
“I cast Iron Gate!”
As a blacksmith I have been called a wizard by several small kids
To the unknowing, science and technology is magic. And who’s to say that science isn’t a form of magic on its own, bending the elements and reality to our whim?