“Ladies and Gentlemen…Alas, I have a message from Hell. Hell is horn-shaped. At the bottom are sinners whose sorrows are ending. Then other hells and close to the ground, ours, imagined by the strong heads of Christianity. This inverted ministry is run by a Satan who has become increasingly powerful through the ages, eternally rejuvenated, evolving and increasingly human, even spiritualized. Our play starts here.”
-and thus began “The Devil’s Eye” by Ingmar Bergman.
(No, I don’t have any soft or hard feelings towards any religion particularly. I am just amazed at the way he began the narrative.)