Loud roared the dreadful thunder, The rain a deluge showers.
There is no entering into salvation outside the Church, just as in the time of the deluge there was none outside the ark, which denotes the Church.
Elsdon was once a market town as some say, and a city according to others; but as the annals of the parish were lost several centuries ago, it is impossible to determine what age it was either the one or the other. There are not the least traces of the former grandeur to be found, whence some antiquaries are apt to believe that it lost both its trade and charter at the deluge.charles dodgson
Education is our only political safety. Outside of this ark all is deluge.horace mann
She looks so haughty that I should have thought her a princess at the very least, with a pedigree reaching as far back as the deluge. But this lady was no better born than many other ladies who give themselves airs; and all sensible people laughed at her absurd pretensions.william makepeace thackeray
If you look at the speeches he gave just before he left the Fed, it's pretty much “After me - the deluge. I'm getting out while my reputation's intact”.michael hudson