"To cut the matter short, Ratcliffe, you have been a most notorious thief," said the examinant.
This, after four solicitations, the examinant promised him to do.
He was godfather, and the examinant and Ann Bishop were godmothers.
"No matter, I want to hear you describe it," said the examinant.
And abundance more to this purpose, which the examinant does not remember.
Being demanded what and who the gentleman she spake of was, the said examinant answered and said, That it was the Devil.'
Being demanded what and who the Gentleman she spake of, was, the said examinant answered and said, that it was the Devil.
And this examinant saith, that the names of her three imps were Margaret, Amie, and Susan.
And further saith, that the black Man (or rather the Devil) did promise this examinant that no one should discover her.
Upon this the examinant and the other two persons, looking again in Style's poll, found it very red and like raw beef.