Some demented killer has declared open season on people in nice cars.
You seriously have a demented view of reality, Brit.
Simone Elkeles -- Perfect Chemistry
As demented as he seemed, he did have a way with words.
Dave Pelzer -- The Lost Boy
they carted him off to the City Home, where they keep old people who are helpless or demented.
Frank McCourt -- Angela’s Ashes
I went through a demented phase when I thought that roses should cover everything and pink was a great color.
Laurie Halse Anderson -- Speak
One piglet, with a demented shriek, rushed into the sea trailing Roger’s spear behind it.
William Golding -- Lord of the Flies
He is absolutely mad for he has to pass through the barrage; but this lightning that lowers somewhere above us all has struck him and made him demented.
Erich Maria Remarque -- All Quiet on the Western Front
Never before had he seen her lose control like this; she looked quite demented.
J.K. Rowling -- Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
He was a full-blooded Indian, untamed, illiterate, and endowed with quiet wiles and a messianic vocation that aroused a demented fanaticism in his men.
Gabriel Garcia Marquez -- One Hundred Years of Solitude
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CHAPTER ONE: Dudley Demented
J.K. Rowling -- Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
The demented soul who was my physical therapist laughed and high-fived me the first time I burst into tears when I was rehabbing my knee.
Laurie Halse Anderson -- The Impossible Knife of Memory
They looked evil, like giant, demented, human-eating insects wrapped in plastic.
James Dashner -- The Scorch Trials
The thought was demented.
Dave Eggers -- The Circle
Enoch laughed dementedly.
Ransom Riggs -- Hollow City
She raised her head and eyed them speculatively for a moment, then waded back to shore, where she proceeded to act as if she had suddenly become demented.
Farley Mowat -- Never Cry Wolf
Then it was running, tearing down the hillside with demented abandon.
Patrick Rothfuss -- The Name of the Wind
The giant crack that splits the wall zigzags through the angel’s face, making it look demented.
Susan Ee -- Angelfall
She made a demented face as she continued eating.
Sarah J. Maas -- Throne of Glass
Summer has nearly two months to run, but the shooting field, covered in feathers, has a look of gray, demented autumn.
Jerry Spinelli -- Wringer
I had never met the man, but many of my white friends had pictured him as a malignant tumor, demented, loco, a drug addict, an incompetent, a carpetbagger, an unregenerated liar who should have his gonads cut off and hung like two trophies in the chamber of commerce building.
Pat Conroy -- The Water is Wide
In these demented fantasies I was prevented from immediate copulation on the Abercrombie & Fitch hammock only by the sudden arrival in the garden of Thornton Wilder.
William Styron -- Sophie’s Choice
"He was demented," says my father.
Margaret Atwood -- Cat’s Eye
How could I bring myself to be happy, when Frank must be demented with worry?
Diana Gabaldon -- Outlander
It was curious that they all put up with it, his demented, frenetic tune, but no one said a word to him.
Dave Eggers -- A Hologram for the King
Only without the murder by the demented serial killer that followed.
John Corey Whaley -- Nogin
So the sound she’d heard had been wings rather than demented passion.
Cassandra Clare -- City of Bones
Courtney Love, in her demented destructionist way.
Gayle Forman -- If I Stay
On the other hand, if Maryse looked angry, the Inquisitor looked positively demented.
Cassandra Clare -- City of Ashes
Another pause, and he broke out again like one demented.
H.G. Wells -- The War of the Worlds
Every living creature there held life as of no account, and was demented with a passionate readiness to sacrifice it.
Charles Dickens -- A Tale of Two Cities
It’s demented, so it has to defeat itself.
Ayn Rand -- Atlas Shrugged
What sort of demonstration, you demented freak?
Eoin Colfer -- Artemis Fowl
He smiled, but his expression was off somehow, a grotesque and demented caricature of what it was supposed to be.
Nicholas Sparks -- The Lucky One
"You can’t have any notion of how demented this is."
Stieg Larsson -- The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
You have to know how demented Dennis and Norton are to understand that when I told them Angelo Pignati caught on Lorraine was a phony and hung up, they believed it.
Paul Zindel -- The Pigman
He will think I am demented, no doubt.
Kate Chopin -- The Awakening
This new expression was one of utter horror mingled with an almost demented hope.
Stephen King -- Misery
Furious, she gave him her widest, brightest smile-holding it long enough to make him shift with unease-and then curtsied as deeply as a servant, never letting her demented grimace waver.
Christopher Paolini -- Eldest
And …. oh, yes — I’ve killed our grandfather, the demented old Baron.
Frank Herbert -- Dune
For months she had been asking herself what strategy could reconcile this half-demented boy to living among them again.
Thornton Wilder -- The Bridge of San Luis Rey
He has recently escaped from Dr Eustace’s private asylum for demented gentlemen.
James Joyce -- Ulysses
I thought to myself, surely I must get rid of a demented man, who already has in some degree turned the tongues, if not the heads of myself and clerks.
Herman Melville -- Bartleby, the Scrivener: a Story of Wall Street
The, Dwarf, bearing his demented and wildly lighted eyes, made his way south on Main Street.
Ray Bradbury -- Something Wicked This Way Comes
You stood in the blackness and when they came with their baying hounds they thought her demented.
Ralph Ellison -- Invisible Man
I think I was half prepared, in my dark, demented state, to see God, bearded and gray as geometry, scowling down at me, shaking his bloodless finger.
John Gardner -- Grendel
Go and support poor Mr. Beebe—, he is nearly demented.
E.M. Forster -- A Room With A View
It was a demented trip.
Gabriel Garcia Marquez -- Love in the Time of Cholera
Luminous these were too, beautiful and yet horrible of shape, like the demented forms in an uneasy dream; and they gave forth a faint sickening charnel-smell; an odour of rottenness filled the air.
J.R.R. Tolkien -- The Two Towers
He gave such a strange account of himself that he was supposed demented.