When, after a time, he removed the pigeon and stripped
from it the scorched wrappings of leaves, it gave forth a scent so savoury as to prick up Jerry's ears and set his nostrils to quivering.
But Athena sprang quickly from the immortal head and stood before Zeus who holds the aegis, shaking a sharp spear: great Olympus began to reel horribly at the might of the bright-eyed goddess, and earth round about cried fearfully, and the sea was moved and tossed with dark waves, while foam burst forth suddenly: the bright Son of Hyperion stopped his swift-footed horses a long while, until the maiden Pallas Athene had stripped
the heavenly armour from her immortal shoulders.
It was as if the thread of the chief screw which held his life together were stripped
, so that the screw could not get in or out, but went on turning uselessly in the same place.
uf were stripped
of their gorgeous apparel, and attired in jerkins and trowsers of coarse linen, their sleeves being tucked up above the elbow, like those of butchers when about to exercise their function in the slaughter-house.
They then stripped
him of a jacket that he wore over his armour, and they would have stripped
off his stockings if his greaves had not prevented them.