Accordingly the chloroform
was procured, and the next morning Rusty was lured to his doom.
, applied in the capacity of an exorcism, was entirely new to Sir Patrick.
The monster went out last night, after carrying me here fainting and half chloroformed
. He was going TO HIS BANKER, so he said!...When he returned he found me with my face covered with blood....I had tried to kill myself by striking my forehead against the walls."
"Send your husband to the nearest chemist as soon as it's dawn; send him for chloral, chloroform
, morphia, anything they've got and as much of it as they'll let him have.
Perhaps they were thieves after all, and if he had gone into the house they could have clapped a chloroformed
handkerchief over his face.