Origin of forky
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A dark cloud was rising in the west, across whose gloomy front the vivid lightning bent its forky spires.Alonzo and Melissa
Daniel Jackson, Jr.
A blue and forky flash darted a momentary light over the landscape.Ixion In Heaven
Their forky tongues licked the bones that appeared to writhe and crawl in living agony.
An erect serpent occupies the other side, and ends with forky tongue near the orifice.Ancient Pagan and Modern Christian Symbolism
Wolves hunt in packs,They sought for bigger game; somehowThey seemed to see above her brow The forky sign of turkey tracks.The Book of Humorous Verse