Devil Quotes (807 quotes)
Old Lady and the Devil
Traditional Sound Discogr. A bit of non-musical advertisement for very talented students of my department. In , A. Lloyd wrote in the album's sleeve notes:. The tale of the shrewish wife who terrifies even the demons is ancient and widespread.
The Doors - Woman is a Devil
Old Lady and The Devil Children's Song There was an old man who lived on a farm, Fie diddle fie day There was an old man who lived on a farm, He did no one a bit of harm Fie diddle fie dum fie day. The devil came to him in the field one day Fie diddle fie day The devil came to him in the field one day said, "One of your family I must take away. Well, you can't have my oldest son, The harvest work has just begun. But you may have my scolding wife, But you can't keep her to save your life. The old devil carried her off in a sack, I know he'll not keep her, He'll be bringing her back. Three little devils come dragging their chains She up with a shovel and beat out their brains The devil came dragging her over the hill If the devil won't keep her, I don't know who will. Newell wrote: "[My grandmother sang a song]