"The psyche is not of today; its ancestry goes back many millions of years.
Individual consciousness is only the flower and the fruit of a season, sprung from the perennial rhizome beneath the earth; and it would find itself in better accord with the truth if it took the existence of the rhizome into its calculations. For the root matter is the mother of all things."
~Carl Jung, Symbols of Transformation, Page xxv
The devil came a THIRD time...
...but she had wept so long and so much onto the stumps, that they were entirely clean...
...Then he had to give up, for he had lost all claim to her.