Recap: The X Files S 02 E 14 Die Hand Die Verletzt
- Animal Assassin: The school Python.
- Evil Is Not a Toy: As Mulder asks, "Did you really think you could call up the Devil and ask him to behave?"
- Evil Teacher: Mrs. Paddock.
- False Memories: Shannon Ausbury's memories of abuse are partially this. While part of the things in the vision (a few of the rituals the sacrifice of her sister) did happen, what she remembers are a combination of fragments combined with the sensationalist garbage that people like Geraldo were spewing at the time.
- Faux Affably Evil: Mrs. Paddock's farewell message.
- Foreign Language Title
- Gratuitous German: The title means "The hand that wounds".
- Hellish Pupils: Paddock again.
- Hollywood Satanism
- Primal Fear
- Satan: Mrs. Paddock is an incarnation of Azazel.
- Villainous Rescue: Paddock ends up saving Mulder and Scully by sacrificing the three satanists, before leaving a goodbye message.
- Wounded Gazelle Gambit