deviltry


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Less well organized and somewhat repetitive, Netzley's book covers witchcraft from its association with healing to its later association with deviltry with a focus on the persecution of witches.
You'd like to think of some new deviltry with which to harass your friend Ross, the editor of Word Ways, but what?
But the didacticism is turned upside down, entirely subsumed by, and in service to, the fiction of deviltry.
The world has been able to endure the horrible tale by deliberately stopping its ears while the deviltry went on.
In one of his letters to Ruth, he said I was '5-foot-2-inches, 120 pounds, brown hair, blue-green eyes and full of all the pep and deviltry in the world,' " she reads.
His hatred of his wife, greater than any "race hatred" he has, leaves, and he thinks, "never again was she to suffer for any deviltry of his .
When any deviltry is on foot they are never there to prevent it--they vanish into thin air at its approach.
He read ever in quest of evidence of the white man's deviltry.
reissues more deviltry, if I may be permitted to use the phrase, creeps into the practice of patent law than everything else put together.
My deviltry was limited to hunting sparrows and to trying to knock things off posts, but your intoxicated looks, which followed me wherever I went, were what encouraged me.
It was, he said, a guilt that all bore, even those who had resisted the devils and their deviltry, but he also referred to efforts to process that guilt by establishing new relationships between Christians and Jews in Germany.
I thought maybe she would intuitively start praising me, or make indirect reference to my boyish charisma, or tell charming stories of ribaldry and derring-do and deviltry starring none other than me me me.
This acceptance of Jewish deviltry gave rise to the concept that the Jewish foot could not function at a normal gait; the Jew stumbled and staggered.
This experience is followed by her rejection of a miner's sexual deviltry.
One character warns, "Money, you think, is the sole motive to pains and hazard, deception and deviltry, in this world.