Related to this ability is making mortals say things they never would have said or to confess their thoughts. Occasionally this happens to other witches such as when Arthur caused Boris to crack a joke at Endora's expense. In these instances, both mortal and witch alike wonder why they said or confessed such things.
- Maurice tries to read Endora's mind to find out where Darrin is.
- Samantha puts a suggestion in the mind of Sheila Sommers' dog to go over to Sheila and get mud on her.
- Samantha repeatedly sends a thought to Larry Tate to pick up the phone and call Darrin.
- Paula plants thoughts in Paul Thurston's mind that he knows her even though he really does not.
- Serena casts a spell on the public to make them dislike Boyce & Hart.