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In the morning Billy laid down his life for his friends: Falling bombs in the foetid trench had just four seconds Before exploding.
It sustained him, this sense of dirt and unworthiness, the foetid stink of his body under the bedclothes.
The hot foetid air reveals what looks like a scaffolding pole supporting the side of the tank and in the gloom one can just see the sinister seepage of leaks oozing slowly across the concrete.
He was cooped up for months on end in a ship with stinking bilge water overflowing the foetid lower decks.
After the Central Telegraph Office was destroyed by fire during the air raid that almost destroyed St Paul's Cathedral, we worked in underground rooms, stifling and foetid, to keep communications open with the rest of the country.