The family doctor gave her cod liver oil, then iron, then nitrate of silver, but as the first and the second and the third were alike in doing no good, and as his advice when spring came was to go abroad, a celebrated physician was called in.
The family doctor respectfully ceased in the middle of his observations.
You have been in a railway accident," the doctor
told him, "and you were brought here afterwards.
One might have sup- posed that the doctor
had been watching from his office window and had seen the editor going along the alleyway.
On this the servants looked terribly uneasy, and made a sign to the doctor
that they wished him to step outside for a moment.
But, sitting at work, not far from Doctor
Strong, was a very pretty young lady - whom he called Annie, and who was his daughter, I supposed - who got me out of my difficulty by kneeling down to put Doctor
Strong's shoes on, and button his gaiters, which she did with great cheerfulness and quickness.
Because, you see, since I am mutineers' doctor
, or prison doctor
as I prefer to call it," says Doctor
Livesey in his pleasantest way, "I make it a point of honour not to lose a man for King George (God bless him
Don't know--never saw her in all my life--cut out the doctor
then separated his electric wires, and every thing was again buried in profound obscurity.
Emory, almost absently, so well did he feign it, as if apparently on the verge of returning to a closer examination, of Kwaque's swelling.
must have gained a great deal of money by his skill as a coiner.
And one day when an old lady with rheumatism came to see the Doctor
, she sat on the hedgehog who was sleeping on the sofa and never came to see him any more, but drove every Saturday all the way to Oxenthorpe, another town ten miles off, to see a different doctor
She moved with grace and dignity; and she stated her object in consulting Doctor
Allday with the ease of a well-bred woman.
In years to come, he reflected gloomily, when the great building estate which was to have been developed more than a year ago was really opened up, there might be an opportunity where he was, a very excellent opportunity, too, for a young doctor
In the year 1860, the reputation of Doctor
Wybrow as a London physician reached its highest point.