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* [[{{Satan}} The Devil]] in many religions and media is always depicted as arrogant and smug, though [[AwesomeEgo not always without]] [[MagnificentBastard justification]].
** Ironically while the King of Tyre(which is the title given to it's deity Melqart) not to be mistaken for the Prince of Tyre(the human ruler) is called a fallen Cherubim who got cast out from the Garden of Eden due to {{Pride}} and judging from the Apocryphal book of Enoch(which has been quoted by Jude) it was refering to the fallen Cherubim Shamsiel who was one of the angels gaurding Eden after man was kicked out not Satan.
*** The other "evidence" for Satan's SmugSnake status comes from a description of Nebuchadnezzar(who ''was'' a SmugSnake) so Satan holding a SmugSnake status is ''unsupported'' in the actual Bible which implies he is willing to hand over his throne to the Beast of the Apocalypse out of fear of his power.
* And let's not forget the Garden of Eden, where a ''literal'' Smug Snake tempted Adam and Eve to eat the forbidden fruit, only to be cursed by God as a punishment. Indeed, some versions say that the snake exists in the first place because God punished the original for his arrogance by taking his limbs and ability to speak and forcing him to spend the rest of eternity crawling on his belly.
* The Apocrypha(namely the same book of Enoch ''quoted'' by the epistle of Jude) describes the ''sole'' fallen Archangel Ramiel as the ''real'' SmugSnake of the fallen Angels and being the king of {{Pride}}. He gets bonus points for being an actual snake(hinted to be the Leviathan itself).
** Another fallen Angel who was a SmugSnake was Azazel the Goat demon who revealed the secrets of fashion to humans and later wound up being chained to a rock bound until the End Times where he'd be thrown into the Lake of Fire due to his lack of subtlety in his arrogance towards the Almighty [[TooDumbToLive even after losing.]]

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