In the episode "I of Newton", Sam is a math professor who, in a moment of frustration, offers to sell his soul to the Devil in exchange for the solution to an equation. The Devil appears and Sam must figure out how to save his soul from eternal damnation. Written by
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wrote the short story "Her Pilgrim Soul," which is included in his short story collection of the same name. He adapted the story to be used on the "Twilight Zone". See more
[The Devil offers a mathematics professor a challenge to win back his soul.
Now finally, ask me! A question I can't answer or a task I can't perform!
Not a question. A command.
Lay it on me, babe!