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Sin

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according to Milton, is twin-keeper with Death of the gates of Hell. She sprang full-grown from the head of Satan.

“… Woman to the waist, and fair,


But ending foul in many a scaly fold

Voluminous and vast, a serpent armed

With mortal sting.”


Paradise Lost, ii. 650–653.

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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