the devil is a woman

the devil is a woman

and she is wicked, they say

you will look in her eyes

and on your heart she will prey

the devil is a woman

and she is bewitching, they say

you will let her inside

and she will lead you astray

the devil is a woman

and she is a liar, they say

you will mean her well

and in your soul is drawn to play

the devil is a woman

and she made me do it, they say

she is not a good one

everyone knows – i pray.

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