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Example sentences for brimstone

After these tortures, he was put into the screw or press, and boiling pitch and brimstone were poured into his mouth.
The bounty upon gunpowder exported, a drawback duties of the duties upon brimstone and saltpetre imported.
Maybe because there are too many of them who feel they must match tactics with those invoking hellfire and brimstone.
In truth, the spate of bad press had the distinct odor of brimstone.
But there are living hells, and at times you can smell the brimstone a long way off.
It's time to wake up and smell the sulfur and brimstone.
They need not be movie stars, they need not preach fire and brimstone, and they need not be fear mongering instigators.

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