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Saint Peter
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Saint Peter
Used in
Much Ado About Nothing
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  • No; but to the gate; and there will the devil meet me, like an old cuckold, with horns on his head, and say, 'Get you to heaven, Beatrice, get you to heaven; here's no place for you maids: 'so deliver I up my apes, and away to Saint Peter for the heavens; he shows me where the bachelors sit, and there live we as merry as the day is long.  (not reviewed by editor)

Samples from Other Sources
  • Jesus invited the fisherman, Peter, to become a fisher of men.

  • Some say it`s a Christian reference to the hidden teachings of Saint Peter—the Rock.
    Dan Brown  --  The Lost Symbol

  • "You are going to argue with Saint Peter at the gate," Mama said.
    Julia Alvarez  --  In the Time of the Butterflies
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