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Subj: Re: Is making a deal with the devil so bad?
Posted: Fri Nov 14, 2008 at 02:56:31 am EST (Viewed 49 times)
Reply Subj: Re: Is making a deal with the devil so bad?
Posted: Thu Nov 13, 2008 at 06:43:36 pm EST

> > > What about Dr.Strange, then? He sacrificed Urthona's servant to Satannish to save Morganna. Did you stop reading Dr. Strange after that?
> >
> > I don't seem to remember that storyline, so I actually may have stopped reading Doctor Strange before that.
> >
> In Dr.Strange 79, Strange and Morganna are attacked by one of Urthona's servants. Strange is injured and his astral form takes over Morganna's body. But Morganna's thoughts are distracting him and Morganna's injured. So Strange performs black magic and says "Take him, Satannish,he's yours." and the servant is consumed in flames (and presumably taken to Satannish's hell).

Thanks for providing the issue number. I did indeed stop reading Doctor Strange a while earlier.

> > > Incidentally, according to the Marvel Appendix, this wasn't the first time Peter struck a deal with Mephisto. He struck a deal with Mephisto to save the Spirit of Christmas in one of those holiday specials.
> >
> > Don't seem to have read that either. Sounds moronic. Was it in or out of continuity?
> The people at the Marvel Appendix site seem to think it's in continuity. Here's Mephisto's profile:
> Scroll down about two thirds of the way to Marvel Holiday Special 1994. It DOES sound moronic.

Thanks for the additional info.

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