I'm in the deuce of a hole, and there's no one I know here besides yourself.
I can't keep my mind on m' fishing—just wondering what the deuce he's after.
Deuce awoke, looked about him, and yow-yow-yowed in doggish relief.
At this point Dick and Deuce, who had been paralleling through the woods, joined us.
It's played the deuce in this family, and will go on doing it.