It seems," said Herbert, " - there's a bandage off most charmingly, and now comes the cool one - makes you shrink at first, my poor dear fellow, don't it?
He was the kindest of nurses, and at stated times took off the bandages, and steeped them in the cooling liquid that was kept ready, and put them on again, with a patient tenderness that I was deeply grateful for.
I waved my right arm as Launcelot swept in -- he recognized my rag -- I tore away noose and bandage
, and shouted:
The beast bad been handicapped but little by his splinted leg; but having eaten he lay down and com-menced to gnaw at the bandage.
His act was as intelligible as words--he wished the bandage removed.
When in the middle of the room the general was invited to remove his bandage
, he did so immediately, and was surprised to see so many well-known faces in a society of whose existence he had till then been ignorant.
Then the candles were relit and he was told that he would see the full light; the bandage
was again removed and more than ten voices said together: "Sic transit gloria mundi.
That is true," said Don Quixote, and, taking a handkerchief out of his pocket, he begged the Distressed One to bandage
his eyes very carefully; but after having them bandaged he uncovered them again, saying, "If my memory does not deceive me, I have read in Virgil of the Palladium of Troy, a wooden horse the Greeks offered to the goddess Pallas, which was big with armed knights, who were afterwards the destruction of Troy; so it would he as well to see, first of all, what Clavileno has in his stomach.
With the particles of the oily and spicy viand which now remained, I thoroughly rubbed the bandage
wherever I could reach it; then, raising my hand from the floor, I lay breathlessly still.
Now, the young lady happened to be lame, and had to have her foot bandaged up every day; so she kept a basketful of bandages
, all nicely rolled and ready.
They were allowed to rest a moment, every little while; they got other rests by wounding each other, for then they could sit down while the doctor applied the lint and bandages
His head, swathed in bandages
covered with blood, lay on a pillow.
I threw up my arm to defend myself from the blow that flung me headlong with a broken forearm; and the great monster, swathed in lint and with red-stained bandages
fluttering about it, leapt over me and passed.
The appearance of the infant, however, while in this state of compression, is whimsically hideous, and "its little black eyes," we are told, "being forced out by the tightness of the bandages
, resemble those of a mouse choked in a trap.
He also thought of his brother; and whilst the latter was thus vividly present to his mind the door opened, and John entered, hurrying to the bedside of the prisoner, who stretched out his broken limbs and his hands tied up in bandages
towards that glorious brother, whom he now excelled, not in services rendered to the country, but in the hatred which the Dutch bore him.