She wanted to know what the devil was going on.
Like the choice between the devil and the deep blue sea.
The monkish garb was revealed by Satan to Peter at the baptism, when it was the devil, the ruler of this world, who, so costumed, leaned forward and said, This is my beloved son.
She shuddered to her core at the evil peering through his gaze, feeling very much like the devil was offering her a deal without telling her the price.
His eyes twinkled with the very devil, but his expression and tone were incredulous.
"He used to be the devil but he found God," said the spokesman.
She didn't look at him, afraid of finding the devil himself in front of her.
She'd do anything for him, even if the devil took her soul!
He could have told her he was the devil and that he now owned her soul, and she would have stayed there, wondering if he'd kiss her.
"You were right on about meeting the devil himself," Jenn answered.
"They'll come to me, my friend," the devil replied with a small smile.
"I was a bit pissed this morning to have my condo blown out from under me and quite a few of my vamps vaporized," the devil said, glancing down at clothing displaying signs of burns and plaster.
Before the blonde could run, the devil snatched her.
"Now for you," the devil said, facing Bianca.
The devil shot the Oracle twice, then once more.
"Now, you have a choice to make," the devil said with a calm smile.
Bianca looked fearfully at the pregnant blonde, whose blood already soaked her clothing, then at the waiting devil beside her.
"Don't ever call me that," the devil snarled.
The devil looked around.
Though his eyes were still dark, the devil appeared calm.
He paused and then snatched her arm, following the devil as he walked down a sidewalk full of frozen figures.
Met the devil himself and decided I'd had enough of this shit.
"If it is some form of code, it must have been the devil to write," Dean said but before his wife could answer, there was a noise on the stairs.
But give the devil his due, he paid his way.
A few years later William of Malmesbury adds a love adventure at Cordova, a compact with the devil, the story of a speaking statue that foretold Gerbert's death at Jerusalem - a prophecy fulfilled, somewhat as in the case of Henry IV.
Sewing and crocheting are inventions of the devil, I think.
"Get outta the car," the devil ordered.
With his hair mussed and his youthful features, he didn't look like the devil she knew him to be.
A similar scene flashed before Kris. One from long ago, when another blond woman had fallen to the devil that was his brother.
Taran accepted, never believing anything could make him ally with the devil he meant to kill.
- Front View of Skull of the Tasmanian Devil (Sarcophilus ursinus) to exhibit polyprotodont type of dentition.
On the Scheldt, near the Place Laurent, is the Geerard-duivelsteen (château of Gerard the Devil), a 13th-century tower formerly belonging to one of the patrician families, now restored and used as the office of the provincial records.
Clemens accuses Basilides of a deification of the Devil (Oast etv Ten) 8c&f30Xov), and regards as his two dogmas that of the Devil and that of the transmigration of souls (Strom.
He died on the 15th of May 913, one tradition saying he was struck by lightning, and another that he was thrown alive by the devil into the crater of Mount Etna.
His best known work was Die Betooverde Wereld (1691), or The World Bewitched (1695; one volume of an English translation from a French copy), in which he examined critically the phenomena generally ascribed to spiritual agency, and attacked the belief in sorcery and "possession" by the devil, whose very existence he questioned.
From the fourth vestibule he brought the female devil Ruha, daughter of Kin, and set her over the whole four.
At the end of the world the devil Ur will swallow up the earth and the other intermediate higher worlds, and thereupon will burst and fall into the abyss of darkness where, along with all the worlds and powers of darkness, he will ultimately cease to be, so that thenceforward the universe will consist of but one everlasting world of light.
The familiar, who is sometimes replaced by the devil, commonly figured in witchcraft trials; and a statute of James I.
To explode the charge an iron weight, known as a go-devil, was dropped into the well, and striking the disk exploded the cap and fired the torpedo.
After Christ has appeared from heaven in the guise of a warrior, and vanquished the antichristian world-power, the wisdom of the world and the devil, those who have remained steadfast in the time of the last catastrophe, and have given up their lives for their faith, shall be raised up, and shall reign with Christ on this earth as a royal priesthood for one thousand years.
The devil-worshippers, at their sacrifices, slay the ox; and this the daevas favour, for they are foes to the cattle and to cattlebreeding, and friends to those who work ill to the cow.
23 f.) that God created man for immortality (that is, apparently, on earth) and made him an image of his own being, but through the envy of the devil death came into the world, yet (iii.
Is, for the first time in literature, identified with the devil ("Diabolos," ii.
24)to the devil (the serpent of Gen.
He was the bastard son of Robert the Devil, duke of Normandy, by Arletta, the daughter of a tanner at Falaise.
Ordericus Vitalis improves this legend by details of an interview with the devil, who prophesied Gerbert's threefold elevation in the famous line that Gerbert's contemporaries attributed to the pope himself: Transit in R.
Similarly the Armenian writer Gregory Magistros (c. 1040) accuses the Thonraki of teaching that "Moses saw not God, but the devil," and infers thence that they held Satan to be creator of heaven and earth, as well as of mankind.
They have sequenced the cacao tree, the mosquito, coral, the Tasmanian devil, the bald eagle, the leafcutter ant, a germ that attacks wheat plants, and the extinct woolly mammoth.
If they would only expend the same amount of energy loving their fellow men, the devil would die in his own tracks of ennui.
God is alone--but the devil, he is far from being alone; he sees a great deal of company; he is legion.
Others, as most legislators, politicians, lawyers, ministers, and office-holders, serve the state chiefly with their heads; and, as they rarely make any moral distinctions, they are as likely to serve the devil, without intending it, as God.
The devil only knows!
And what devil made me go to that wat?
Send him to the devil, I'm busy! he shouted to Lavrushka, who went up to him not in the least abashed.
"Ah, may the devil take you and evewybody," were the last words Rostov heard.
"That's twue, devil take it!" shouted Denisov, jumping up.
Stop there, you devil with the cart!
But the devil knows what this is.
"The devil only knows what they're about!" muttered Denisov.
But this sort of thing is the very devil, with them shooting at you like a target.
The devil skin your Emperor.
"Who the devil has put the logs on the road?" snarled he.
And this someone was he--the devil--and he was also this man with the white forehead, black eyebrows, and red lips.
"What devil brought them here?" thought he, while Tikhon was putting the nightshirt over his dried-up old body and gray-haired chest.
"Devil take 'em!" he muttered, while his head was still covered by the shirt.
Do go somewhere, anywhere... to the devil!" he exclaimed, and immediately seizing him by the shoulder and looking amiably into his face, evidently wishing to soften the rudeness of his words, he added, "Don't be hurt, my dear fellow; you know I speak from my heart as to an old acquaintance."
It is some letter of recommendation... what the devil do I want it for!
"Why 'What the devil'?" said Boris, picking it up and reading the address.
Rostov himself, his legs well back and his stomach drawn in and feeling himself one with his horse, rode past the Emperor with a frowning but blissful face "like a vewy devil," as Denisov expressed it.
"Oh, go to the devil!" called out a voice, drowned by the laughter of the orderlies and servants.
May the devil take them--the traitors!
* "But what the devil was he doing in that galley?"
"Devil take them!" he muttered, and after listening to the verbal instructions his father had sent and taking the correspondence and his father's letter, he returned to the nursery.
"Go to the devil! quick ma'ch, while you're safe and sound!" and Denisov turned his horse on the officer.
"Devil take all these peasants, and money matters, and carryings forward from page to page," he thought.
In the fourth act there was some sort of devil who sang waving his arm about, till the boards were withdrawn from under him and he disappeared down below.
If you only knew... it's the devil knows what!
"Go to the devil!" cried Anatole and, clutching his hair, left the room, but returned at once and dropped into an armchair in front of Dolokhov with his feet turned under him.
These were temptations of the devil and Princess Mary knew it.
Occasionally amid these memories temptations of the devil would surge into her imagination: thoughts of how things would be after his death, and how her new, liberated life would be ordered.
As it was, devil only knows what was happening.
"Devil take it!" said the voice of a man stumbling over something.
He attended some lectures somewhere and imagines that the devil is no match for him.
Oh, go to the devil, all of you!
To the devil, the devil, the devil... cried the old count.
"He'll manage to walk, devil take him!" said the captain.
"Oh, the devil!" exclaimed Denisov angrily, and showing his teeth he struck his horse three times with his whip, splashing himself and his comrades with mud.
"It won't hurt that devil--he's as strong as a horse!" they said of him.
But, devil take you, I haven't slept because of you!
There, how that devil hits out!
A peasant says the devil moves it.
The devil was with him.
"Stay where you are, Darian," the devil replied, gazing at the blonde.
The devil reached over to Darian, placing a hand on his red forehead.
The same instincts that warned her against the last deal with him told her she'd never win any bet with the devil I'll give you the terms first this time.
It wasn't the first time she'd heard such a thing, but it sounded far worse coming from the devil than it had Wynn.
How the devil do I know who?
The chief names in this advanced theology connected with Cartesian doctrines are Ludwig Meyer, the friend and editor of Spinoza, author of a work termed Philosophia scripturae interpres (1666); Balthasar Bekker, whose World Bewitched helped to discredit the superstitious fancies about the devil; and Spinoza, whose Tractatus theologico-politicus is in some respects the classical type of rational criticism up to the present day.
Now, however, a miniature torpedo known as a go-devil squib, holding about a quart of nitroglycerin, and having a firing-head similar to that already described, is almost invariably employed.
It would have puzzled the devil himself!
The devil left, and an angry Talon hauled her up, sinking his teeth into her arm again.
She was effectively trapped in Hell with the devil for eternity.
Devil take you! came from different sides.