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Sold Heart (parable)They say that in times of past Devil walked earth. Various were forms he took to appear in front of mortals, but his goal remained the same.
Devil was collecting hearts. In hell, he had endless racks filled with vessels of glass, and each vessel contained heart of human being.
No, Devil never killed people to obtain their hearts. Not that he could not – he rather wished not. All the hearts now residing at the racks in hell were given to him voluntarily.
Devil always had a way to make one give the heart away. Upon gaze into person's chest, seeing heart that was missing in his collection, he was proposing a deal, and his price was unaltered – richness and power. People brave and craven, reckless and prudent, proud and queer were equally weak to such temptation. Those who declined such offer were few, and the rest happily surrendered their hearts to Devil. Taking the heart away from its former owner's chest, Devil replaced it with cold lifeless stone. On earth, yet another per