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The Devil and Simon Flagg by Arthur Porges The Devil is a great one for riddle games. Sometimes he will appear and, without even making a decent offer for your soul, he will start asking you questions, and if you cannot answer them he will carry you off. One of the earliest British ballads is The False Knight on the Road, which is a question and answer dialogue that begins: O where are you going Quoth the false knight on the road. Im going to the school, Quoth the wee boy, and still he stood. ...
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